discouragement, free printable, joy, Uncategorized

Fighting Discouragement: 7 Scriptures On Joy (Free Printable)

    It’s my “word” for the year. Honestly, I’m not sure if I chose it because I kept seeing Pinterest images during Christmas with this word cleverly placed on mantels or doorposts or wreaths. But I gravitated to it. Something deep inside felt a twinge when I’d place my eyes on it, and so,… Read More Fighting Discouragement: 7 Scriptures On Joy (Free Printable)

Trust, Word Wednesday

Three Steps to Fix Your Problems #WordWednesday

  “God helps those who helps themselves” is not from the Bible. Really. I’ve heard people quote it as if it were biblical, but you won’t find it there. Instead, we find verses like this one: “This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel says, “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in… Read More Three Steps to Fix Your Problems #WordWednesday

Bite of Bread, prayer, Uncategorized

Bite of Bread: Bible Reading Plan on Prayer (The Lord’s Prayer)

  Do you ever need to be encouraged to pray? I do. I mean, I pray all the time. I talk to God all through my day, but I must confess, I do have days when I don’t feel my prayers worthy or that they make much difference. And at one time in my life,… Read More Bite of Bread: Bible Reading Plan on Prayer (The Lord’s Prayer)

faith, Uncategorized, Word Wednesday

When Wind and Waves Rock Your Boat: Suffering Part II #WordWednesday

  The boat rocked violently back and forth and the waves threatened to capsize the small dingy. The storm had taken the disciples by surprise. A few hours earlier the sun had shone in a cloudless sky. Now they found themselves yelling for Jesus to wake up.  How could he sleep through this storm? After a… Read More When Wind and Waves Rock Your Boat: Suffering Part II #WordWednesday