Women Who Fear the Lord…

I have hanging up in my bathroom a framed poster of the last part of Proverbs 31:30 (ESV), “but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.” It helps me to keep my mind focused throughout the day as to what type of wife, mother, daughter… I need to be. Often, I repent for my attitude priorContinue reading “Women Who Fear the Lord…”

When Hope is Delayed

Many times we hope for something and it seems to take forever for it to happen. We want to give up. Our heart grows weak and we feel sick inside. We are like a little plant struggling to survive in dry and empty soil. Like the title of the song says, I Beg Your Pardon, I Never Promised You a Rose Garden… A rose bushContinue reading “When Hope is Delayed”

Your Way or God’s Way

Over the past couple of chapters in Jeremiah, we see people asking Jeremiah the question basically, “What does God say we should do?” Only to see them call Jeremiah a liar and do what they want. This is not a one-time event that only happened in Jeremiah. Throughout history we see people hearing what GodContinue reading “Your Way or God’s Way”

Secure Identity

When we are traveling abroad our identity is in a small little book. If we should lose our passport then we are in a whole lot of trouble. As Christians many times as we go through this life we forget we are not of this world. We lose our identity as to who we areContinue reading “Secure Identity”

Plans — Your’s or God’s

For many Jeremiah 29:11, brings a comfort just knowing that God has plans for their lives.  For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. But when you look at the verses before God tells them to make a lifeContinue reading “Plans — Your’s or God’s”