Love and Praise

God’s Love Compared To Toxic Relationships

When you truly believe in Jesus, your heart changes. We still live in a world with everyone else, good people, bad people, believers, and unbelievers. I have to remind myself that God created me for a purpose. God considers me worthy. ┬áThere will be people in my life that will look down on me. I… Continue reading God’s Love Compared To Toxic Relationships


Pursue the Goodness of God

After we had children, I really wanted to teach them things that I did not know growing up. I want their lives to easier. I don't want them to make the mistakes that I made. I love how the epistles of Paul tell us how to live our lives. Paul wrote letters to the newly… Continue reading Pursue the Goodness of God

Paul, Timothy

Replace Fear With Power, Love and a Sound Mind

In this morning's bible study, the leader asked if any of us had fear. Many of us raised our hands. It was interesting that we read about fear two days before Halloween. I didn't think about Halloween at all, as we read the scripture verses on fear. There are plenty of ways to be afraid… Continue reading Replace Fear With Power, Love and a Sound Mind

Paul, Trusting in God

An Outcome Beyond Our Imagination

I don't know why I get surprised by the goodness of God. God does amazing things for us. When I let go of my worries and give them to God, amazing things happen. I worry. I get stressed out. I try and control the situation, which just gets worse. Then, finally, I truly let go… Continue reading An Outcome Beyond Our Imagination

God's Character, Paul, Trusting in God

Love, Peace, Comfort and Patience

At this stage of my life, I am going through a difficult time. I am learning that the only way for me to get through hard times is to turn to God. We found out two months ago that my mom has stage 4 cancer, Glioblastoma, which is a brain tumor. It is hard to… Continue reading Love, Peace, Comfort and Patience

Choosing Faith Each Day, Hope and Peace, Paul

Love Is the Bond of Perfection

When things get tough, how do you handle yourself? Do you fight to control the situation? Or, are you like me? I just want to curl up with a blanket and sleep. That is how I felt this morning. Two months ago, my mom was diagnosed with Stage 4, Glioblastoma. She had surgery to remove… Continue reading Love Is the Bond of Perfection

Choosing Faith Each Day, Luke

The Rewards of Prayer Are Better Than Any Fad or Quick Remedy

It is easy to fall out of the habit of reading the bible and praying. We went on a vacation, and now I am trying to get back into a routine. The laundry is piled up. Suitcases are stacked by the door. I believe that reading the bible is more important. I have to start… Continue reading The Rewards of Prayer Are Better Than Any Fad or Quick Remedy