My Private Times with God

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in Blessings, Christianity, Faith, God, Life Purpose, Peace, Prayer, The Gospel, Trust in God | 0 comments

When the Lord wants to get my attention, he wakes me up at 4:32 in the morning.  Not 4:30 or 4:45 or 5 a.m., but 4:32 exactly....

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Unshakable and Lasting Love

Posted by on Mar 6, 2012 in Blessings, Christianity, Compassion, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Fear, Featured, Grief, Inspiration, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 2 comments

Recently, a mother used her own body to shield her young children as two tornados ripped through her Midwest home one after the other....

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Pearls of Suffering, Wings of Grace

Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Christianity, Compassion, Culture, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Family, Fear, Featured, Grief, Inspiration, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trust in God | 6 comments

When a grain of sand gets into an oyster, the oyster begins defending its soft tissue against the irritation by secreting repeated layers...

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When God Says No

Posted by on Jun 20, 2011 in Animals and pets, Anxiety, Compassion, Culture, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Family, Featured, Idols, Life Balance, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 6 comments

A week ago, I had a scary encounter with a scorpion. My arms full of grocery bags and my keys in the front door.  I felt something fall...

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Be Anxious For Nothing

Posted by on Apr 27, 2011 in Anxiety, Encouragement, Faith, Fear, Grief, Life Balance, Loss, Prayer, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 3 comments

There are times in life when we can be overcome with anxiety and fear. Loss of a loved one, failing health, a broken marriage, wayward...

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