Secrets of Strength: Seven Biblical Concepts that will Change Your Life

[This post is a compilation of a seven-part Bible study I taught last Fall, presented here together as one. I pray you are blessed in using these “Secrets of Strength” in your own life!] Many years ago, we witnessed serious spiritual warfare, its impact on one family and their loved ones. People we knew who … More Secrets of Strength: Seven Biblical Concepts that will Change Your Life

Making Hay While the Sun Shines: A Hopeful Dream About Coronavirus

Today, I had the strangest dream. When I woke, I realized it wasn’t the first time I’d dreamed it. But, I had no idea what it meant until my savvy husband identified a cliche, or idiom, demonstrated within it. Here is the dream: I had a tiny stack of hay attached to my thigh above … More Making Hay While the Sun Shines: A Hopeful Dream About Coronavirus

Mercy of the Lord: a Word for His People in COVID-19 Crisis

This morning while reading, my spirit got excited when I came to this passage. This is it, I thought, this is a word for God’s people in this time! With COVID-19 chaos all around us, and many of us wondering what it all means, take heart. Be comforted how much the Lord loves us, has … More Mercy of the Lord: a Word for His People in COVID-19 Crisis

The Solution

Often, I catch myself fretting over the continual cultural slide and division in the United States. The fabric of our American soul is being pulled so hard at both ends, it is thin and close to being torn to shreds in the middle. At least, it seems that way sometimes. One sleepless night recently, I … More The Solution

Trusting in Troubled Times

8 Don’t get angry [literally, Hold back from anger; Abandon wrath].     Don’t be ·upset [worried; angry]; it only leads to ·trouble [or evil]. 9 Evil people will be ·sent away [literally, cut off],     but those who ·trust [wait/pin their hope on] the Lord will inherit the land. 10 In a little while the wicked will be no more.     You may … More Trusting in Troubled Times