Be Gentle with Yourself this Holiday Season

Holidays can be stressful. So much to do, so little time. Why do we do this every year? We are the most over stressed and over worked people in time. Then add a cell phone. Instant access – to everything and everyone – all the time. No wonder we are at our wits end. Then, just for fun, let’s  throw in a family party. Why … Continue reading Be Gentle with Yourself this Holiday Season

God Will Make a Way

God will make a way where there is no way. With 12.8 million people being evacuated with Hurricane Matthew hitting the southeast coast I stand on this Word. Lord make a way for your people to stay safe. Hide them under the shadow of your wings Lord. Lead them guide them and give them abundant provision in their time of need, in Jesus Name.  But … Continue reading God Will Make a Way

Be Prepared for Resistance When You Reach the Promised Land

One thing I have learned in my walk with God is that you must be prepared for resistance when God brings you to a Promised Land.  Remember Joshua? He finally led the Israelites into the land that God promised. It was not empty. It was full of enemies. There was a battle that had to take place for God’s chosen people to enter. It was … Continue reading Be Prepared for Resistance When You Reach the Promised Land

Don’t Bind Someone to You With Worry

Worry. It has a way of eating up your hope and joy and destroying your peace of mind. WORRY – to give way to anxiety or unease; allow one’s mind to dwell on difficulty or troubles. Worry is dwelling on our troubles or difficulty. The more we worry the worse things get. Worry can lead to anxiety, depression, and hopelessness.  Excessive worrying can lead to … Continue reading Don’t Bind Someone to You With Worry

Morning Prayers

Here are a few morning prayers to help strengthen you my friends. There is something special about meeting the Lord when you are only half awake. Yes, even before coffee. Well, maybe during coffee… I don’t know about you, but trials are still here for me. Some days I just get tired. Yes Lord, I am weary. Yes Lord, I am coming to you. I … Continue reading Morning Prayers

The Lord is With You Mighty Warrior

We are all fearful at times. Life can be overwhelming some days. But when we are afraid there are promises of God that we can hold on to.  Prayer for Comfort Lead us to the Rock that is higher than I Lord. When my heart is overwhelmed I will cry to the Lord and He will hear me.   Judges 6:12 When the angel of … Continue reading The Lord is With You Mighty Warrior

The Power of a Friend’s Prayer

Remember that story in the Bible where a man’s friends go through the roof to see Jesus. The man was paralyzed. I always thought this was in the physical realm. But what if the man was paralyzed by fear? What if he was paralyzed by disbelief? Our family has recently gone through a trial – too personal to share here. And I admit it – … Continue reading The Power of a Friend’s Prayer

Ten Veteran’s Day Quotes

Ten Veteran’s Day Quotes “Honor to the soldier and sailor everywhere, who bravely bears his country’s cause. Honor, also, to the citizen who cares for his brother in the field and serves, as he best can, the same cause.” ― Abraham Lincoln Honoring the sacrifices many have made for our country in the name of freedom and democracy is the very foundation of Veterans Day. … Continue reading Ten Veteran’s Day Quotes

12 Inspirational Quotes from C.S. Lewis

Thanks to my friend Ana of Jubilee Journey who challenged me to participate in the QUOTES CHALLENGE .I love her blogs JUBILEE JOURNEY and GEOPHILIA PHOTOGRAPHY.  We met here in blog-land a few years ago and have kept in touch through cyberspace. I love the way that Ana helps me see things from a different perspective. Her blogs inspire me and her pictures are amazing! Thanks … Continue reading 12 Inspirational Quotes from C.S. Lewis

Stay At Home Soldier

I cannot imagine what it feels like to be the one who stays home while your husband/wife/son/daughter goes overseas to fight the battle. My husband served and my father in law served in our Armed Forces way before I knew either one.  I also have a friend with a daughter and son-in-law that just flew overseas to serve.  My heart goes out to all military … Continue reading Stay At Home Soldier

P.U.S.H is Pray Until Something Happens

We have this great banner at church that says P.U.S.H. – Pray Until Something Happens I certainly appreciate your prayers this month. I am grateful for brothers and sisters who know how to pray. There are times when we can stand together and petition Heaven with our prayers. God is faithful, He hears, He listens, and He answers. His timing is not always our timing. … Continue reading P.U.S.H is Pray Until Something Happens