DEVOTION: When we think of what we want in life, joy & peace rank high. In God's Word, we have the source of both! But to enjoy these two desired qualities, we must follow the apostle Paul's 'to-do' list. What does this look like? What are we to do?
DEVOTION: Whether we're facing a flooded kitchen, a distressing medical diagnosis, or a challenge at work ... there is one thing that gives us the ability to think straight and face our giants.
Do you see your home as a gift from God to be used for the comfort and well-being of others? A question to ask ourselves in this holiday season is, “Who can I open my arms and my heart and my home to?” Here are helpful hints on how to open your home on Thanksgiving.
During Operation Desert Storm, my husband Jim’s Army unit began preparing to go to war. As we finalized our will, discussed with our daughters the possibility Jim may not come home, and updated insurance forms, I tried to cope with fear, anxiety, & uncertainty. Here's what I learned about managing emotions.
As we pray against the ungodly influences that could cast darkness over our families, our children, and our hearts, here are three scriptural ways to watch out for false teachers.
Have you noticed how few people know their neighbors these days? It might seem convenient to not be overly involved with other people around you, but Jesus calls us to a deeper relationship with others. Here are some practical ideas on how to do that.
If you're an overwhelmed mom, may I encourage you? Spend time finding comfort through your Bible and prayer. Make this time a priority — and a necessity. Ask for God’s grace to just stop, leave the messes alone, and look to Him for His patience and for a quiet spirit.