When My Body Fails

I think most people would consider me a fairly positive person. I try really hard keep my complaining to a minimum. Yesterday I took a sick day from work. Later on in the day, my sister called and asked if I was feeling better. My response, "Well, I don't feel like digging my ovaries out … Continue reading When My Body Fails

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Who But Christ!

Think of GOD a moment. Your thoughts cannot reach Him. He is infinitely pure--the heavens are not clean in His sight. He even charges His holy angels with folly! That is one side of the picture. Now look at YOURSELF--a worm that has rebelled against its Creator, loathsome with sin, defiled through and through! When … Continue reading Who But Christ!

When the Cross Eclipses

What a marvelous power does this cross of Jesus possess! It changes the Christian's entire judgment of the world. Looking at the world through the cross--his opinion is totally revolutionized. He sees the world as it really is--a sinful, empty, vain thing. He learns its iniquity, in that it crucified the Lord of life and … Continue reading When the Cross Eclipses

Alone

Breadwinner. House payment. Utilities. Car Upkeep. Yard Upkeep. House Upkeep. Making Meals. Cleaning the House. Making Decisions. Serving in Church. Participating in Church. Going to Events. Going to Parties. Putting Gas in the Car. Grocery Shopping. Sick Days. Doctor Visits. Vacations. Family Gatherings. Shopping for well, anything and everything. Sounds like the typical life of … Continue reading Alone

Jo’s Home

For the past month and a half I have been planning on writing a tribute to one of my heroes. This woman has had a lasting and life-shaping impact on my life. But, if I'm honest, I've put off writing this post. One, because words cannot encapsulate her; I truly don't know where to start. … Continue reading Jo’s Home

Need Help?

Hide not your face from me. Turn not your servant away in anger, O you who have been my help. Cast me not off; forsake me not, xO God of my salvation! Psalm 27:9, ESV His promise is that when we go, he goes with us. He will never call us to do a task without giving us what we need to do it. He is unshakably committed to meeting the needs of his people. He is unshakably committed to the success … Continue reading Need Help?

Just Do It. Just Do One Thing.

...the primary message driving James; letter is that Christians' faith in the gospel should work itself out in a life of obedience. As he says in 1:22, believers in Jesus should not just hear the word and believe it, but they should also do what it says. The gospel of Jesus - which James understands … Continue reading Just Do It. Just Do One Thing.