Tag Archives: scripture

Christian Patience

Christian Patience

As I have alluded to in past posts, I have been under trial for quite a few years now.  Being Big Bro’s mama has demanded countless hours of training, discipline, research and implementation of the research into our life spanning from diet to general living.  And not only in the motherhood realm, but the trial… Continue Reading

The Knight and The Firefly

The Knight and The Firefly

The Knight and The Firefly is a cute little book that teaches kids a biblical lesson about being brave courtesy of a little boy named Oliver and his lightening bug friend names Phineas.  My boys thoroughly enjoyed the story and the bright, bold pictures!   I had followed a link from another blog I read and… Continue Reading

I Am… Rest for the Weary

I Am… Rest for the Weary

  One of my favorite verses in the Bible is the one in Matthew that is an invitation to rest for the weary and burdened.   This has brought me much comfort in my journey over the past few years.  Recently, I discovered a deeper meaning.  As you read through the book of John, you will… Continue Reading

Some Perspective on Prayer

Some Perspective on Prayer

What do we do after we pray and give God our requests?  We wait.  We wait for a yes, no or a maybe, right?  I don’t know about you, but while I’m waiting I keep petitioning God.  My prayer of request goes on repeat and that usually increases the anxiety and tension because it keeps… Continue Reading

Joy!

Joy!

Beyond knowing there was a difference between happiness and joy, happiness being circumstantial and joy being a fruit of the Spirit, I never really gave it much thought.  But Sunday’s sermon was on the only passage in the Bible that shows Jesus having joy and I have been chewing on that all week. Joy is… Continue Reading