Celebrate Jesus, the One Who is the Great “I AM”
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Celebrate Jesus, the One Who is the Great “I AM”

I absolutely love John’s Gospel. In fact, I read it multiple times each year. And every time I do, I feel myself being wrapped in God’s love. In the beginning the Word already existed.    The Word was with God,    and the Word was God.He existed in the beginning with God.God created everything through Him,    and nothing was created…

What Gives You Hope When You Need It Most?
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What Gives You Hope When You Need It Most?

The dictionary defines “hope” as… To cherish a desire with anticipation: to want something to happen or be true – as in hope for a promotion or hope for things to go well. To trust. To desire with an expectation of obtaining, accomplishing, or fulfilling. To expect with confidence. So, of course, that made me wonder……

5 Prayers that will Strengthen You When You are Anxious and Afraid
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5 Prayers that will Strengthen You When You are Anxious and Afraid

Many of us have spent the week praying for hurting families in El Paso and Dayton while at the same time trying to get their heads around the unsettling feeling that the places we’ve always believed we were safe, may not be. It’s understandable that some of us are feeling anxious and afraid. In the…

5 Prayers that will Increase Your Faith When You are Worried
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5 Prayers that will Increase Your Faith When You are Worried

Why do I put myself out there week after week telling you about my struggle with worry and anxiety? Because I hated it! And if, by God’s grace, one or two of you might be spared the emotional, mental, and physical suffering that accompanies perpetual worry … I will shout my story from the rooftops….

5 Verses and Prayers that will Draw You Closer to Jesus
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5 Verses and Prayers that will Draw You Closer to Jesus

Why in the world do we talk about Lent anyway? Many churches have stopped making much of this season of preparation but I’ve always found it a blessing to slow down a little and prayerfully think about all Jesus has graciously done for me through His life, death, and resurrection. I see comments out there…