RELEASE yourself from unwarranted guilt.
My faith is so important to me. When I first accepted Christ I wore my faith in your face. I was obnoxious. I didn't mean to be, I just wanted everyone to know how Christ had changed my life. Preaching hell and damnation does not draw people to Christ. God's grace. God's love. Christ's sacrifice. [...]
This Christmas Eve evening as we worshiped with our son and his family, my heart was filled with so many emotions. Thanksgiving for our Savior. Pure delight I'm sharing this time of worship with our son, his wife and our grandchildren. Joy to be standing next to my husband singing Christmas Carols. And great peace [...]
Several months ago we discovered a mother cat and her babies in our backyard. The kittens were sick. It was cold and wet outside and we knew they needed medical attention. It was apparent it would be easy to pick up the kittens, but how would get the mom to come out from under the [...]
The Samaritan woman at the well was surprised when a Jewish man asked her to draw water from the well for him to drink. In John 4 we read that Jesus went through Samaria on His way to Jerusalem as opposed to traveling around it. Most Jewish pilgrimages avoided Samaria...they would rather travel further than [...]
Psalm 51:10 Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. I just vacuumed out the car and am thinking about washing it. Not at all one of my favorite chores; actually I usually delegate that to my husband. Ha, who am I kidding? I cannot recall the last [...]
"I don’t really understand myself, for I want to do what is right, but I don’t do it. Instead, I do what I hate." Romans 7:15 NLT) Last Thursday I awoke out of a deep sleep. Groggy. What is wrong with my foot? The top of my left foot itched intensely. I should have gotten [...]