It’s been said we are affected by our up-bringing in one of two ways. We will either follow the footsteps of our parents and say; this is how I was raised and this is the way I am. Or, we will strive to break the mold and be better. Like most people, we wanted […]
Many of us know that God should come first; we just struggle with HOW to make Him first in the midst of our everyday life. Here you’ll find practical application to God’s Word to help you grow in your faith. We provide encouragement and resources for your prayer life, Bible study, and ministry. So that spending time with God becomes something you do, not something you squeeze in!
I’m doing my best; I’m doing the best I can; this is the best I can do. Have you made any of those statements before? If you have you’re not alone. But is it really your best? When things aren’t going well in our life, as people, we are quick to say: “I’m doing […]
I need to help myself before I can help others. Have you said that before? Yes, it’s true we need to put our oxygen mask on before we help others. It isn’t selfish to take care of yourself. In fact, it’s scriptural, as we’ve written in one of our previous blogs. But, what […]
Breakthrough is coming. We all hear it at church, and from motivational speakers. Some of us doubt if breakthrough will ever come, and some of us know it can happen, we just want it to come now. In September of 2008, we planned a Princess Party for our daughter. Even though, we had little […]
A closed mouth doesn’t get fed, but in reality, not too many of us want to admit when we need something. For a long time, we would rather pray for a miracle then to ask someone for help. We would cringe inside when someone would say: “Let us know if you need, anything.” Really, like […]
Diaries are for girls; journals are for boys! Well maybe not. We do journal and find it liberating to express ourselves freely, with no reservation, crying our hearts out to God, and anyone else who wants to read it. Journaling became a habit as soon as the storm of life hit us. It was in […]