A glimpse into the next few months for the blog, and my perspective on the mountaintop post that's trending today.
My hope for this morning. And I'm not usually hopeful in the morning. 😉
Eve – ezer, not after thought
Often the message to women is that we only exist to complete men. Gods purposes are much greater than that!
Power in Weakness
I have felt like giving up on this writing thing since I don't know what to say in my trials. This is a start. A step one to understanding what I'm walking through.
The Daughters’ Inheritance – on Job’s daughters
A beautifully written article about Jobs daughters from Anne Mackie Morelli. Job gave his daughters a legacy much grander then simple economics and mere beauty. He sought to emulate his God and celebrate their innate worth.
What do you do for Christmas?
There is scripture that speaks to how we celebrate the coming of the messiah. Could this relate to Christmas?
Perhaps it's the caffeine talking (I never drink coffee and did today) but I am ready to face the world today! Brace for JoyMonday's are overwhelming. Sometimes just life in general. Yet, today I have a word of encouragement for those of us who need it most. Trial and PeaceI'm in the middle of some... Continue Reading →
I'm feeling a little burned out over blogging everyday. I'm glad I committed to it though. It's exposed some of what I need to "lay aside" to "run the race" better. Hebrews 12:1
A look at Philippians 4 to help focus us on true peace.
The Woman, Wisdom Proverbs 4:1-9
Wisdom is a Woman in proverbs. And so is folly. What does this mean for us?
This is the last chapter of Hosea, and so full of hope! God is represented as dew and shadow for the budding spirit within us.
Another glimpse into Gods wrath against sin. We have a chance to hope in God, or turn on Him in our suffering. What will we chose?
Is my investment of time and energy (and stress) worth it? Some hope from Ecclesiasties.
Kind of a confusing chapter. When you dig in you can really see the beauty of Hope in God. Our strength leads us where we shouldn't go.
The Rose of Sharon
The Shulamite is a wonderful example of the romantic depth we can have as humans, and the beauty of Christ's passion for the church.
The focus of this chapter is the love of the Father for His children and the wieght of their sinful acts.
Hosea is a book of warning of judgement of sin, yet throughout you see the message of hope that God has for all that would "break up the fallow ground".
Worship in the Word
I'm so excited to have this guest post from Kristen Carden on Worship. Our idea of worship can so often be skewed.
I guess this is what happens when you go on vacation. Even with the best of intentions you end up two days late on your posts!! So here it is. Chapter 8, two days late. As has been with Hosea the text is talking about judgement and retribution. But, as I have so far, I'm... Continue Reading →
A Peace of Spring
The sounds of the spring evenings are a musical minagere of spring peepers, whiporwhil, and crickets. The air is slightly chilled. No Bugs! And the heavy scent of apple blossoms is all encompassing. I love spring! It's been so long in coming this year. The year winter would not end. I find myself counting the... Continue Reading →
There are some really great analogies that point us in a good direction for our faith every day.
God continues to warn of judgement and prove His faithful passion for His people.
Time With God
Why do we make such rigid rules for things like being in God's word? Are we comfortable thinking outside the box?
Hosea Chapter 4
A precious look into a prophetic scripture and what it has to say for us today.
Abigail, a message for feminism
What does Abigails story say for today's feminists.
Come on tell me your favorite! I just saw this on another blog and what a great way to expand you knowledge of what God does through His word. So tell me, what are your favorite passages!