Give What You Have and the Lord Will Bless You

“Another of his disciples, Andrew, Simon Peter’s brother, spoke up, ‘Here is a boy with five small barley loaves and two small fish, but how far will they go among so many?’” John 6:8. I was reading the story of … Read More

Cultivating a Friendship With Jesus

“Jesus went up on a mountainside and called to him those he wanted, and they came to him. He appointed twelve that they might be with him and that he might send them out to preach, and to have authority … Read More

Snake in the Grass and the Blood of the Lamb

“They triumphed over him by the blood of the Lamb…” Revelation 12:11(a).   They are now using the blood of sheep to produce antivenom for various snake bites. You see the blood of the lamb causes the poison that the … Read More

They Chose Barabbas

“But the whole crowd shouted, “Away with this man! Release Barabbas to us! (Barabbas had been thrown into prison for an insurrection in the city, and for murder.) Wanting to release Jesus, Pilate appealed to them again. But they kept … Read More

Trust That God Is Working in the Unseen

“He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the LORD, “He is my refuge and my fortress; My God, in Him I will trust.” Psalm … Read More

Seek Him and You Will Find Him

“Yes, I am the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.”John 15:5 (NLT). In a week of uncertainty and sadness,  I … Read More

The Beauty That Comes From Our Pain

“That is why for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” 2 Corinthians 12:10. Mamas, this has been a difficult couple of weeks for … Read More

What If’s to Even If’s

“If we are thrown into the blazing furnace, the God we serve is able to deliver us from it, and he will deliver us from your Majesty’s hand. But even if he does not, we want you to know, Your … Read More

The Road Between Cana and Capernaum

“The royal official said, ‘Sir, come down before my child dies.’ ‘Go,’ Jesus replied, ‘your son will live.’ The man took Jesus at his word and departed.” John 4:49-50. Let’s set the scene for our scripture today. Jesus has gone … Read More

Bringing Scripture Into the Lives of Children

“All your children will be taught by the Lord, and great will be their peace.” Isaiah 54:13. Bringing Scripture Into the Lives of Children Bringing scripture into the everyday lives of your children is a powerful and important tool when … Read More