John, Love and Praise, Trusting in God

Thanking God That My Plans Did Not Work

When I look at my life, I still try to find my own solutions. I am getting better about letting God handle situations in my life. I sometimes still find myself thinking that something looks good enough. God has something better, that I have not even imagined. Five years ago, we were going to sell… Continue reading Thanking God That My Plans Did Not Work

Choosing Faith Each Day, John, Uncategorized

Thankful For All The Good Stuff

Thanksgiving is almost here. Two more days. I love Thanksgiving. I love turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes and thanking God for all my blessings. Sometimes, it can be tense. You see family members that you only see a few times a year. Some family members know you, and still see you how you were. Even if… Continue reading Thankful For All The Good Stuff

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