Category Archives: Discouragement

Be Strong and Courageous, Part 2: Transition Begins

“Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” ~ Joshua 1:9 ~ Preface The proof of who God is in our lives and of … Continue reading

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He Shows Himself Strong!

For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him. ~ 2 Chronicles 16:9a ~ I got up later than usual on … Continue reading

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A Moment’s Decision

Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. ~ Psalm 90:12 ~ In a moment’s decision, I was conceived. And it was in a moment in 1988 that my life was changed forever. It is said … Continue reading

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Cast and Rest In Him

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your … Continue reading

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Finding Comfort in Daily Life

Since we have been united with him in his death, we will also be raised to life as he was.~ Romans 6:5 ~ I cannot go past this verse as I read through the book of Romans in the New … Continue reading

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Do You Want to Be Made Well?

He said to him, “Do you want to be made well?” The sick man answered Him, “Sir, I have no man to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up; but while I am coming, another steps down … Continue reading

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A Psalm of Thanksgiving

Today’s post begins differently because the day has been, well, different. We are going through some difficulties, but the one thing that has remained constant is our Lord’s presence. His faithfulness does not cease to amaze us, even as we patiently and expectantly … Continue reading

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