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Plenty of Perspective In Job

Plenty of Perspective In Job

Two weeks ago I began reading through Job.  It is thought to be the oldest written book of the Bible and it appears that Job lived a few generations before Abraham.  His life most likely overlapped both Noah and Abraham and he probably lived in the days surrounding the Tower of Babel, given the number… Continue Reading

How I Want to Live My Life

How I Want to Live My Life

How I want to live my life just became super clear to me as I read the promotional series from Lysa TerKEurst of Proverbs31 ministries.  She is releasing a new book soon called The Best Yes and I signed up for the 5 day devotional series that I suppose is meant to whet my appetite… Continue Reading

A Grateful Heart

A Grateful Heart

By Google’s definition, grateful is feeling or showing an appreciation of kindness; being thankful.  I’ve been thinking about this for the past few days.   Sarah is right- if you cultivate a grateful heart, you won’t fall into the trap of negativity. And it is something to cultivate indeed.  I have had to cultivate it… Continue Reading

A Little About Love…

A Little About Love…

I came across this quote, and in light of upcoming Valentine’s Day, it seems like a great reminder.  Not only does love count in our romantic relationships, but it counts in how we handle and treat others in our lives.  The article was actually talking about how you should conduct yourself on social media, but… Continue Reading

Self Discipline

Did you know that self-discipline is a fruit of the Spirit? It is actually a virtue listed as self-control in Galatians 5:22-23 along with love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness and gentleness.  Steven Lawson in his article Self-Discipline, published in this month’s Tabletalk magazine, brings to light the fact that self-discipline is something we… Continue Reading

The Lord is Enough

Gari Meacham, in her book Spirit Hunger talks about the different types of prayer.  She calls them breath prayer, breakthrough prayer, direction prayer and defining prayer.  This chapter in particular intrigued me because I was raised with prayer being a duty and one of holy reverence that came with a whole list of do’s and… Continue Reading

A Quote From Josh Cox

I found this quote on my friends blog and I thought it was really good.  But this morning as I read through it again, the relevancy to my life is crazy.    A visit with my sister-in-laws left me reeling.  I love spending time with them- they are amazing women- but it becomes clear what I… Continue Reading

Trail Rides

God blew me away this weekend.  I am convinced that if you pay attention to the little things in life you will see Him moving and working in amazing ways. I have been feeling his provision, guidance and love but He gave me an amazing gift this weekend.  It is as if he’s been righting… Continue Reading