God's Character, Proverbs

Have a Merry Heart Preparing for Christmas

It has been raining here for the past two days. Today is a bit warmer, so I ventured out to run errands. Let me just start by giving you an update. I will keep it short, so I am not complaining too much. My family has been sick for the past month. We were polite… Continue reading Have a Merry Heart Preparing for Christmas

Amos, God's Character, Paul

Trying to Live By God’s Standard

Yesterday, at church, our pastor read through the book of Amos. He reminded us that we have to follow God's standard, not society's standard. God's standard is clearly written in the bible. Our pastor read a part of the constitution that says our country was founded on God's principles. Just like in the Old Testament's… Continue reading Trying to Live By God’s Standard

God's Character, Paul

Power Through Jesus

We have power through Jesus Christ. I have been trying to wrap my head around this idea for awhile now. Whatever thing we are going through, God can give us the power to endure it. If we want to change ourselves, God can break the chains that hold us down. In the bible, Paul prays… Continue reading Power Through Jesus

God's Character, Matthew

I can be a hypocrite.

Some days, I wish that I was a better Christian. I know that God loves me right where I am at, but I wish that I was free from sin. I would love to be worthy of God everyday. I am not. I am so thankful that God loves me anyway. Do you ever judge… Continue reading I can be a hypocrite.

God's Character, Hope and Peace, Paul, Philippians, Timothy, Trusting in God

Thankful For God’s Goodness

Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Then, Christmas will be here before we know it. I love this time of year. I love being reminded of God's goodness and the reasons that I have to be thankful. I am thankful for a home and employment. I am thankful for my family and God. I… Continue reading Thankful For God’s Goodness

God's Character, Paul

Thankful for God’s Goodness

Thanksgiving is in two weeks. I love hearing all the things that people are thankful for in their lives. It is one of my favorite holidays. It gives us a chance to look at our lives and see the countless reasons to be thankful. It has been a difficult three months, yet I am so… Continue reading Thankful for God’s Goodness