David, like Job, cries out to the Lord often. We think of how strong David was in his faith, and I think, we forget he often felt forsaken by the Lord, too. Look at what God did for David, though! The Lord was present, and the Lord can be just as present in our lives,… Continue reading Feeling Weak & Distant From The Lord
I've heard a lot of people joke, I have, too, that God has a sense of humor. It must be true! Last week I wrote about venturing out of my home and deciding to check out a place I haven't before. Post | Wherever I Go, He’s There. Since I had such a lovely time before,… Continue reading I Asked For Ducks & God Gave Me A Seagull
Keep your eyes straight. Speak well. Seek truth. These are lessons we see multiple times in Proverbs, as well as holding close to our Father's words. I know not all scripture is talking about God directly, but it is clear, these same truths apply to being a Christian and having a walk with Jesus. Today's… Continue reading The Wicked Do Not Sleep Unless They Do Evil
When I started blogging, even up to a few months ago, I really didn't understand how people could weave in scripture with their life posts so well. What mystical powers were they secretly wielding? If my life story had Christ originally part of it I would share it on my blog. But things like crocheting… Continue reading How Do I Talk About Christ More On My Blog?
Is our trust in ourselves and what we are doing or in God? I saw the tornado coming right for me, it missed me by a couple of feet. My grandmother eagerly beckoned me to come inside. I begged for us to go into the basement, but she refused. She said the basement would flood. … Continue reading When Storms Come Across Our Path
I have gotten some questions for help from newer Christian bloggers. "Can you give me some tips?" I've noticed two common things with a number of newer Christian bloggers, which is what inspired today's post. First, many of these bloggers plan to write solely devotional or Bible study type posts. Second, many of these bloggers… Continue reading Devotionals/Bible Studies | What To Know As A Christian Blogger
What is in your heart, today? (NIV) Matthew 11:28, "Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." A number of Christians I see put on a front. They want to appear strong and near perfect to other Christians. "I don't experience that, ever. I don't understand that… Continue reading What Are You Carrying