As we approach the mid-point of the year, most New Year’s resolutions are a faint and distant memory. But what if 2018 could still become “The Year of Open Doors” for you?
Bluebonnets are to Texas what tulips are to Holland, azaleas are to Augusta, and cherry blossoms are to Washington DC. But what makes bluebonnets so remarkable is that they’re WILD. These words came to mind: “Consider how the wildflowers grow…”
Whether our requests are big or small, at some point we all wonder if God hears us. Does the Creator of the universe care about our prayers for a new job, loneliness, a persistent cough, or help paying bills? In a word: Yes! Not only does He care, He promises so much more.
We all work. Our workplaces may look different, but they share a commonality: intrinsic value to God’s Kingdom. Your work has eternal value.
We genuinely want to help others. But it hurts when there’s no response or, worse, a bad response to our good efforts. So why keep trying?
If a fairy godmother was standing in front of you right now tapping her glittery wand, what would you ask for? What’s your #1 wish?
Have you lost something you loved and couldn’t replace? Favorite things are too precious to easily let go. That’s how God feels about you.
Aristotle said, “We are what we repeatedly do.” So do this: Practice being happy this holiday season – and it will carry on to next year!
We can find purpose if we realize our past struggles allow us to help others who are struggling. No shame and no fear of our past in Christ!
When we die there will be 2 numbers: the date we were born & the date we died. Neither matters as much as the dash––our life––in between.
Ernest Hemingway’s shortest story- “For sale: Baby shoes. Never worn.” Wow! In 6 words can you spark hope? Yes! Tell us your 6 word story!
Sweet friendship refreshes our soul, like beautiful aromas that engage our emotions and warm our heart with good memories.
No matter where we’ve been, no matter where we are, we all can experience the joy and richness of new life! I’m living proof.
Eye of the storm: Place of peace where truth & courage meet. No matter what storm we’re in, we can survive & be stronger on the other side.
A healthy church community is for people like you and me – who want to turn from the brokenness of our past as we walk forward to new life.
Where are you stuck? Fear? Isolation? Shame? Depression? Worry? Mud puddles of life bring hopelessness. But one new step leads to new life!
We’re stuck. In past hurts, loneliness, dead relationships, debt, no hope… But don’t despair, there’s something that changes everything!
No one wants to be attacked, but we are. Self-worth cracks. Shame and regret haunt us. But God gives us armor and weapons to take our stand!
We’re stuck in circumstances or bound by guilt, regrets and wounds of the past. We don’t believe we can break free. But we can! Here’s how.
When it comes to life, most of us aren’t where we think we should be. But there’s a path of life marked out for you – and you can find it.
Does God care? If the creator of the universe is busy with wars, famine, asteroids, floods and tragedies, how can He have time for us?
When was the last time you celebrated a victory? Sometimes we don’t feel like we have much to celebrate. But that can change!
Keep moving forward! We can’t let fear, doubt, or any other feelings hold us in bondage. We are survivors, given strength to overcome.
Ever feel wilted, like you’re thirsting for more in life? We get weary and need renewal. But we can’t quench our soul-deep thirsts by ourselves.
The first step to believing God loves you is to understand why He loves you. That’s where transformed lives begin.
We may not be where we want to be or thought we’d be. How can we make the most of new opportunities? Here are 3 steps toward good life.
Whether the holidays were exciting or hard, we can be in the pits as a new year dawns. Here’s where we can find encouragement.
Some of the darkest hours on this earth are the ones when Heaven is rejoicing, because our loved ones are now in Paradise.
We will all face obstacles we can’t overcome alone. So let’s run the race of life together and strengthen each other.
Many of us go through life feeling alone and empty because we never found that elusive “one”. God also is in search of the “one”. But God’s “one” is different.
I was honored to guest blog in Remade Ministries’ “Faith Over Fear” series (#justdoitafraid). God can remake anyone…
When was the last time you celebrated a victory? We often go through everyday life without feeling like we have much to celebrate. But that can change.
The hotel was beautiful. But on the first morning I made a grim discovery: there were no Bibles in the room. Gideon had not been allowed in.
My mom was an alcoholic and I was taken away from her. My uncle and adopted mom abused me. I felt trapped and was told I was stupid. Now my life has changed.