Victory does not lie in circumstances; it lives in God. Therefore, it is an unchangeable state of the Christian. We need to recognize our citizenship in this state.   I Corinthians 15:57 But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ. II Corinthians 2:14 Now thanks be unto God, which always causeth... Continue Reading →

Faith or Feelings

When I feel alone, faith reminds me that God will never leave me or forsake me. When it seems my world is falling apart, faith says "God is in control". When all I see is darkness, faith shines the light of God's love. Feelings are not the reality - God is the reality, and in... Continue Reading →

God IS Love

God IS love.  Love is not something He does, it is Who He is - an intricate part of His character.  He cannot be separated from love. Therefore, the instructions and warnings we read in His word have their basis in love - the love of the Father seeking to protect His children from that... Continue Reading →

Abundant Life – Not

All of the material possessions I have will one day pass away. This is proof positive that they are not the substance of abundant life. I Peter 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection... Continue Reading →

How to Survive the Obstacle Course

Saturday was date day with my husband – not candlelit dinner date, but a zipline obstacle course.  What an adventure! The ziplining was great!  I had no trouble with the heights or enjoying the ride on the line, but the obstacle course to get to the zipline presented a different challenge. Two young men spotted... Continue Reading →

Everyday Grace

Today, I will follow Christ and leave beauty - a smile, a helping hand, an encouraging word. I will offer comfort to someone who is struggling. I will share His love today in what I do, in who I am, in what I say. I will let Jesus shine through me. I Peter 2:21 For even... Continue Reading →

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