Getting Back to Our Roots

 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.” John 15:5. There was a time in my life when I … Read More

I Surrender to the Helper

“And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever‚—the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know … Read More

Breathe, Oh Breath of God

“And to know Christ’s love that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.” Ephesians 3:19. The doldrums is a nautical term that refers to the belt around the earth near the equator where … Read More

Nothing Missing, Nothing Broken

“I will give you hidden treasures, riches stored in secret places, so that you may know I am the Lord, the God of Israel, who summons you by name.” Isaiah 45:3. My oldest daughter is celebrating her birthday on Monday … Read More

Everything Must Go

“Then Christ will make his home in your hearts as you trust in him. Your roots will grow down into God’s love and keep you strong.” Ephesians 3:17 (NLT). I was driving the other day and while sitting at a … Read More

Teaching Scripture in Your Home

“All your children will be taught by the Lord, and great will be their peace.” Isaiah 54:13 “The highest privilege and purpose as a parent is to lead the child in the way of Christ.” Max Lucado   Beautiful daughter … Read More

God Is Doing a New Thing

“See I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.” Isaiah 43:19. One of the many things I love about scripture … Read More

There’s a Kind of Love That God Only Knows

“He says, ‘Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10.   Mamas, sometimes, when we face obstacles, trials, and difficult situations, it is human nature to try and hide what we are going through from our family and … Read More

Is Jesus in Your Boat?

“He saw at the water’s edge two boats, left there by the fishermen, who were washing their nets. He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and asked him to put out a little from shore.” … Read More

Bind My Wandering Heart to Thee

“I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands.” Psalm 119:10. There are times during the hard seasons when our hearts may wander from the gravitational pull of God’s love. But what if the … Read More