For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten son. John 3:16 ….and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age. Matthew 28:20
Discovering the Holy Spirit in My Life I attribute two things to keeping me faithful in college: Madeleine L’Engle and the Holy Spirit. At the time, if you would have asked me why I was still a Christian, I would have probably just attributed my continued belief to my friend Madeleine.
Few Christians dispute the wisdom and benefits of mentoring. Titus 2:3-5 specifically targets women’s relationship with one another. Paul encourages the young pastor Titus to identify qualified older women who could, and should, teach and model godliness to the younger women in his church body:
When you feel like you are hitting your head against a brick wall, it’s because an enemy is against you that you cannot fight in your own strength. Put your armor on – this is no time to show up for the battle naked. Don’t become a casualty because of your pride. Pride only makes …
The pain of multiple miscarriages changed my perspective about God and faith. My gynecologist’s certainty gave me confidence: In a booming voice, incongruously deep for his small stature, he assured me that my baby was well, and I needn’t be worried over an earlier miscarriage. So my husband, Clay, and I joyfully celebrated the three-month …
Have you ever tried so hard to make things great for your family that you ended up frustrated, bitter, and snapping at every one of them? You know, something like, “Go away and be quiet, can’t you see that I’m trying to be a good mother?”
What is a passionate Christian woman? Well, she’s not a woman who’s perfect, peerless or guiltless, but as human as you and me. A passionate Christian woman simply has a passion for the things of God and is driven to do something about it.
One Saturday afternoon, one of my best friends and I planned to have lunch to discuss a Word [or message] that God had given her relative to a project I’m working on. Totally trusting her integrity and anointing I was quick to arrange a time to meet with Karen to hear the message God had …
What is your standard of perfection? And who designed that for you?
We were on our way home from a retreat. I got to share my poetry and then offer my poetry pieces for sale. My heart felt full. Not only did people seem to like them, but we made $1,250 in sales! Thank you God.