John, Luke

Praying That Your Struggles Turn to Joy

Today is Veteran's Day. I am thankful for all the men and women who have served in the military to protect our freedoms in the United States of America. Those that serve in the military make so many sacrifices. Freedom is not free. Some make the ultimate sacrifice and die, so we can have freedom.… Continue reading Praying That Your Struggles Turn to Joy

Deuteronomy, John, Paul

Bible Verses Are Our Shields

Growing up, I did not know the importance of reading the bible. I remember being young and trying to read the bible. It felt complicated, and I didn't understand it. I felt frustrated. There was so much that I did not know. I am still learning. A few years ago, I was going through a… Continue reading Bible Verses Are Our Shields

Choosing Faith Each Day, John

Day 21: Each Day Is A Gift From God

Today marks 3 weeks since my mom was taken to the hospital, and we found out that she had a brain tumor. It has been a roller coaster of emotions. Ups and downs. Shock. Sadness. Anger. Acceptance. Amazement. Contentment. Happiness. Peace. Calm. Comfort. Frustration. Exhaustion. The biggest theme in my heart is not to take… Continue reading Day 21: Each Day Is A Gift From God

Choosing Faith Each Day, James, John

Day 17: God’s Light Shines Everywhere

Three weeks ago, I would never have believed all that has happened. Three weeks ago, my mom was on vacation at the beach. I would never have guessed that she had a large brain tumor growing in her head. You never know what will happen tomorrow. I cannot take one day for granted. Each day… Continue reading Day 17: God’s Light Shines Everywhere

Choosing Faith Each Day, John

Day 5: We Plan, Then We Wait For God’s Timing

My mom was scheduled for surgery yesterday. We were getting ready to drive to the hospital, when I received a text that the surgery would need to be rescheduled. I was not sure what to think. I looked out the window, and I saw a dove flutter by and land on the deck. I love… Continue reading Day 5: We Plan, Then We Wait For God’s Timing

God's Character, John, Psalm

God Loves Us At Our Worst

God knew what we would do to Jesus. God sent down his only son to give us salvation. What happened? We betrayed him and hung him on a cross to die. We did not even give him an honorable death. Jesus was mocked, whipped, abused, tortured and hung on the cross to die. It shows… Continue reading God Loves Us At Our Worst