Don’t Conceal Sin

Proverbs 28:13 NLT, “People who conceal their sins will not prosper, but if they confess and turn from them, they will receive mercy.” The temptation to hide sin or make excuses for sin can sometimes arise. But God knows all. Unconfessed sin will surely hinder our progress in our walk with God. He understands our … Continue reading Don’t Conceal Sin

His Presence is With You

Exodus 33:14 NIV, “And he said, “My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.” As we start each day, we can find comfort in the fact that God’s presence is with us. No matter what tasks we must complete or what situations we may have to face, God is with us … Continue reading His Presence is With You

Keep Trusting

Psalm 9:10 NIV, “Those who know your name trust in you, for you, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you.” I appreciate the reminders in God’s Word to keep trusting in Him. There are daily temptations to be fearful, to worry or to take matters into our own hands. As we seek God daily, … Continue reading Keep Trusting

This is Love

1 John 4:10, “This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.” To love someone who doesn’t love you back takes sacrifice, and that is what Jesus did for us. He loved us and died for us before we were … Continue reading This is Love

Healing Is In His Hands

Psalm 147:3 NIV, “He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” Most of us have had our hearts broken at some point in life. Whether it was the carelessness of others, our own wrong choices, the loss of a loved one, or just the unfair circumstances of life that we could not avoid, a … Continue reading Healing Is In His Hands

Florida Memories: Be Thankful, Be Content

Philippians 4:11 ESV, “Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content.” It dawned on me recently that it has been quite sometime since I have shared a Florida memory. However, I remember the Florida days often, and still find it hard to … Continue reading Florida Memories: Be Thankful, Be Content

God is Patiently Waiting

2 Peter 3:9 NIV, “The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. Instead he is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance.” God’s patience never ceases to amaze me. He is willing to wait, giving the world a chance to repent and turn … Continue reading God is Patiently Waiting