Even if the sun doesn’t shine—praise him

I tried to praise out loud last night, but I couldn’t.  Pending bad news had me in an anxious ball.  I insisted to my husband, “I am not going to fear,” but even so the anxiety had a hold on me.  When I went to bed, the thought came to me, “Even if the sun … Read more

Happy Sunday

Weekly Verse: I lift up my eyes to the hills.    From where does my help come?2 My help comes from the Lord,    who made heaven and earth. Psalm 121:1-2

He is Risen! Just as He SAID!

Easter is the celebration of God keeping His word.  The angel looked at the two grief-stricken women and said, “He is not here; He has risen, just as He said.”  (Matthew 28:6) He kept His promise that day, and He continues to keep His promises every day. What promise from God are you claiming this … Read more

Happy Easter!

Key Verse: “Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the Lord”—and that he had said these things to her.” John 20:18 Prayer: LORD thank you that we can clearly see that you rose from the grave and because of that we have GOOD News to share. Weekly Theme: Women who have seen … Read more

Because of the Cross

Imagine the Mother of Jesus at the cross… She saw the torment on his face and watched the blood pour from His side. She heard the screams and wailing as her Son, Jesus, hung in anguish on a cross before her, and the smell of death filled the air that surrounded the hill called Calvary. Mary … Read more

Resurrected Hope

Rejoice in hope; be patient in tribulation; be constant in prayer.  (Romans 12:12 ESV). How profound!  How simple!  Life’s complete instruction in one verse. The dictionary defines hope as both a verb and a noun. You get to choose.  When we say “I hope so,” we use it as a verb.  This use is often substituted with “I am trying to … Read more