Tag Archives: obedience

Lessons from Nimrod and Babel

Lessons from Nimrod and Babel

Digging deep into those four verses in Genesis 10 about Nimrod set the stage for the story of the Tower of Babel in Genesis 11.  But, so what.  What does understanding the culture and the people of those days mean for us today and how can we apply it to our lives here in 2015?… Continue Reading

A Savior That Set Us Free

A Savior That Set Us Free

This year, unlike any other I can remember, Christ has really been the reason of this season for me.  The passages of scripture I have been reading, the sermons I have been listening to and the christmas carols I have been hearing are all overflowing with new meaning for me.  They are just so relevant and alive to… Continue Reading

The Beauty of Our Life

The Beauty of Our Life

The beauty of our life is magnified before God when we are fulfilling the purpose for which we were created.  That purpose often requires us to take a stand,  to dare to be different, and trust that God will use it to bring  glory to himself. On Thursday,  I wrote about my little tree who… Continue Reading

Celebrate with Me!

Celebrate with Me!

Today let’s just just celebrate.   This is officially my 100th published post! I discovered that a few days ago when I spent some time going back through my blog. Plus, it has been just about 2 years since I created this blog. My first post was published on March 13, 2012. Those past 2… Continue Reading

For God’s Glory

I have been reading so many things about new years resolutions and advice on making those resolved life changes stick.  I think two of the best pieces of advice I heard were to make it an “I will” rather than an “I won’t” and to do your resolution for God’s glory. God has showed me… Continue Reading

Used by God

We had the most amazing sermon this morning.  Our pastor is going through Luke and we are currently on Luke 3.  That is the chapter after the Christmas story that continues to verify and qualify Jesus as God’s son. This week honed in on Mary and Joseph and their lineage.  Both were descendants of Adam,… Continue Reading

The Beginning

A few days ago I read a devotional from Proverbs 31 Ministries all about obedience. The author was Nicki Koziarz and she shared  a story of a woman who did not follow God’s direction in her life and deeply regretted it.  As I read what Nicki had to say, God gently reminded me of something… Continue Reading