• Sometimes God uses memories to remind us about what is important. The precious memories can help you find your way back to God. #Memories #Prodigal

    Precious Memories

    Isn’t it funny how some of the most random things can bring back some great memories? Last weekend I made Chicken and Dumplings the old fashioned way. The way my Granny used to. While mixing my dough, I found some precious memories flooding my mind. It made me realize how blessed I am to have had some amazing, Christian women…

  • The Redeemer Devotion Series is a four part series that examines life application of the story of Jesus from the time he enters the city of Jerusalem until His Resurrection. Part One will discuss Jesus' Triumphal Entry into the City of Jerusalem. #PalmSunday #Devotional #BibleStudy

    The Triumphal Entry

    As we begin The Redeemer Series, we will look at the life lessons of the last week of Jesus’ life. This four part series will focus on applying the message to your life today. We begin this series with Jesus’ triumphal entry into the city of Jerusalem. The Triumphal Entry Jesus and the Disciples were near Jerusalem in a town…

  • In this final part of the Book of Ruth Devotion Series, we discover the importance of doing things the right way. When you do things right, God can use you to your fullest measure. #BookOfRuth #DevotionSeries #RuthAndBoaz

    Do Things the Right Way

    As this final chapter in the Book of Ruth begins, we find Boaz sitting at the city gate. The kinsman redeemer that Boaz had mentioned to Ruth in Chapter 3 came by and Boaz invited him to sit. Boaz then got 10 of the elders to join them. This is an important detail because this could have been handled privately.…

  • God helped me to see the power in His words through the words in Matthew 6:34. My faith helped my constant worrying. #Worrying #Anxiety #Faith

    How my Faith Helped my Constant Worrying

    It is time for me to be honest with you…I am a worrier. I am a bit better about it now but I have to fight my need to worry about everything. There was a time when I used to worry about what I would worry about next! I wish I were exaggerating but it is the unvarnished truth. My…

  • Chapter 3 of the Book of Ruth tells us about a redeemer. Much of this part of the story is symbolic of Jesus as our redeemer. #BookOfRuth #Devotion #bgbg2 #Redeemer

    There is a Redeemer

    In last week’s post in the Book of Ruth Devotion Series, we talked about Chapter 2 and how hard work is rewarded. As we move on to Chapter 3, we find that Naomi is getting Ruth ready to propose to Boaz. This is a risky thing because it could go wrong and destroy the provision that Boaz had given Ruth…

  • In the Ruth Chapter 2 we learn that Ruth's hard work is rewarded. She has met and has found favor with Boaz and is allowed to glean more than she would normally be allowed. #Ruth #BibleStudy #Devotional #bgbg2

    Hard Work is Rewarded

    In last week’s post in the Book of Ruth series we learned some lessons from Naomi about grief. We also say Ruth hold true to her commitment to her mother-in-law and go to Bethlehem with her. This week we will learn that hard work is rewarded.

  • Where is God when Life is Hard? Why does life have to have times of Struggle? #DailyDevotion #Faith #Psalm #bgbg2

    Where is God When Life is Hard?

    When I contemplate my faith in God, it is hard to ignore that sometimes life is hard. Not everything runs as smooth as I want it to or the issues keep piling on top of each other. But where is God when life is hard? Isn’t God supposed to be on my side? It is really easy to let doubts…

  • In the first chapter of the Book of Ruth we learn about Naomi's grief. How do you grieve for someone you love? Naomi teaches us about grief. #Grief #Greiving #BibleVerse #Devotions #BibleStudy

    What Naomi Teaches Us about Grief

    Over the next four weeks, we will be taking a look at some life lessons to be learned from the Book of Ruth. There are lessons in this book that we can apply to our lives that will bring us closer to God. The first lessons we will look at is that in life there will be unexpected grief in…

  • The Consequences of Haman's actions did not stop because Haman was dead. Now the Jews had to defend themselves. #Purim #Esther #Consequences #BibleStudy

    There are Always Consequences

    In the last edition of the Book of Esther Series, we learned about the dangers of being prideful. In this final edition, we will learn about how there are always consequences. As we pick up the story, Haman has been killed for his actions. Esther is then given the House of Haman and she set Mordecai over it. The king…

  • Finding God through your disappointments. #FindGod #LysaTerKeurst #Disappointment

    When Disappointment Strikes

    Throughout each struggle that has come my way, I have had to learn how to handle disappointment. I am positive that there isn’t one person reading this today that hasn’t had to learn the lessons of disappointment. When Disappointment Strikes Through two divorces, mental health struggles and now my battle with chronic illness, I have had my share of disappointment.…