Jesus arrested with no causeHis own disciple betrayed HimA robe placed on His shouldersA crown of thorns made on a whim Jesus was flogged and …Happy Resurrection Sunday!
Philippians 3:13-14 ESV, “13 Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” There have been times … Continue reading The Upward Call in Christ Jesus
1 Corinthians 16:13 NLT, “Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong.” At work on Friday, when I flipped my calendar to April, there was a picture of a beautiful mountain. I felt God speaking to me, telling me that as Christians, we should be strong like a mountain. Mountains don’t … Continue reading Stand Tall, Be Strong
Jeremiah 31:25 NIV, “I will refresh the weary and satisfy the faint.” God understands that we do become weary from the daily toil of life, and this promise from Him to refresh and satisfy us is a comfort. We are constantly bombarded with the world’s ideas of satisfaction, but time with our Lord will bring … Continue reading Refreshed and Satisfied
Joshua 1:8, “Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful.” Success can look different from one person to the next, but that is the beauty of following God’s … Continue reading The Way to Success
1 Thessalonians 5:11 NLT, “So encourage each other and build each other up, just as you are already doing.” Everyone needs encouragement, now more than ever. We need to ask God regularly to keep us aware of those around us. A kind word or simple act of kindness, can make a big difference in someone’s … Continue reading Encourage and Build-Up
In honor of international women’s day on tomorrow, March 8th, I thought I would reminisce about the courageous daughters of Zelophehad: Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tirzah. Their story is found here: Numbers 27:1-11. Seeking justice is rarely an easy feat. For these ladies, living in a culture where women barely had any rights, and … Continue reading Daughters of Zelophehad: Take A Stand