All Scripture references are quoted from the New International Version of the Bible (unless otherwise noted).

white flowers

June 29th, 2016

“By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work.” – Genesis 2:2 In Genesis 2:2 we have the perfect example of how we are called to live and work here on earth. When it comes...

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Love Story

June 22nd, 2016

Again Jesus said, “Simon son of John, do you truly love me?” He answered, “Yes, Lord, you know that I love you.” Jesus said, “Take care of my sheep.” – John 21:16 Over the years, there have been many times that I have heard the sentiment that goes something like...

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Comtemplating

June 15, 2016

“And you, my son Solomon, acknowledge the God of your father, and serve him with wholehearted devotion and with a willing mind, for the LORD searches every heart and understands every motive behind the thoughts. If you seek him, he will be found by you; but if you forsake him,...

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praise

June 8, 2016

“This is the day the LORD has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” – Psalm 118:24 Psalm 118:24 is probably one of the most misused scriptures of our day. We often use this verse to say, “Today is a day that God has created, so we should...

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Speak

June 1, 2016

“When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.” – Acts 4:13 One of the things that can often keep us from sharing Jesus with others is our...

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May 25, 2016

“Come and see what God has done, how awesome his works in man’s behalf! He turned the sea into dry land, they passed through the waters on foot– come, let us rejoice in him.” – Psalm 66:5-6 The Psalms are rich with examples of the beauty, scope, and power of...

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May 18, 2016

“For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” – Ephesians 6:12 It is no secret that we all fight battles each and every day....

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May 11, 2016

“I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O LORD, make me dwell in safety.” – Psalm 4:8 I don’t know about you, but I often experience days where I am not at peace. We are easily susceptible to worries, fears, discontentment, anger, and a whole host...

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May 4, 2016

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; think about Him in all your ways, and He will guide you on the right paths. Don’t consider yourself to be wise; fear the LORD and turn away from evil. This will be healing...

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April 27, 2016

“Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.”   2 Corinthians 3:17 This verse has been used and misused to preach a lot of different kinds of “freedom.” However, when we look at it in context, we see that it is...

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