Meditation Monday: Suffering Produces Perserverence

"Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope." Romans 5:3-4 Heavenly Father, although it's hard in the midst of suffering, I look back and thank you for all that I have endured. Thank You for using the trials I've faced to produce … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Suffering Produces Perserverence

Meditation Monday: Humble & Gentle

“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.” Ephesians 4:2 (NIV) Heavenly Father, thank you for your unrelenting patience towards me. Thank you for your gentleness, kindness and forgiveness. I know I'm a sinner Lord; I constantly disobey and go astray yet still, you have mercy on me. There is … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Humble & Gentle

Meditation Monday: The Lord Will Be Your Everlasting Light

“The sun will no more be your light by day, nor will the brightness of the moon shine on you, for the Lord will be your everlasting light, and your God will be your glory.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭60:19‬ ‭NIV‬‬ Heavenly Father, You are the light of the world. Your light cuts through the darkness that engulfs … Continue reading Meditation Monday: The Lord Will Be Your Everlasting Light

Meditation Monday: Divine Guidance

“When people do not accept divine guidance, they run wild. But whoever obeys the law is joyful.” Proverbs‬ ‭29:18‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, thank You for Your divine guidance, discipline, and correction. Thank You for loving me so much that You refuse to let me go too far astray. You have given me Your written word … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Divine Guidance

New Year Prayer (2019)

"You crown the year with your goodness, and your paths drip with abundance." Psalms 65:11 Heavenly Father, thank you for the blessing of a new fresh year. I look ahead in hope and anticipation because I know the God who goes before me.  I look back in adoration as I see the path I walked, … Continue reading New Year Prayer (2019)

Missing Someone at Christmas

Leave it to a cemetery to be the one place I can seek refuge from the scurry and stress of the holiday season. There's a sense of peacefulness here that wafts through the air. The only break in silence is the chirping of birds and a soft buzz of cars passing by. The weather is … Continue reading Missing Someone at Christmas

Meditation Monday: Grace…the Gift of God

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast.” Ephesians‬ ‭2:8-9‬ ‭ESV‬‬ Heavenly Father, thank You for Your saving grace. The greatest gift I could ever receive is the precious gift … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Grace…the Gift of God

Meditation Monday: Overflow With Thankfulness

“And now, just as you accepted Christ Jesus as your Lord, you must continue to follow him. Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.” Colossians‬ ‭2:6-7‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Overflow With Thankfulness

Meditation Monday: Give Thanks to God

“All of this is for your benefit. And as God’s grace reaches more and more people, there will be great thanksgiving, and God will receive more and more glory.” 2 Corinthians‬ ‭4:15‬ ‭NLT‬‬ (Repost from 2016) Heavenly Father, there is so much to be thankful for but most importantly, I am thankful for your grace. … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Give Thanks to God

Meditation Monday: Nothing and No One Can Upset God’s Plans

“I’m convinced: You can do anything and everything. Nothing and no one can upset your plans. You asked, ‘Who is this muddying the water, ignorantly confusing the issue, second-guessing my purposes?’ I admit it. I was the one. I babbled on about things far beyond me, made small talk about wonders way over my head.” … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Nothing and No One Can Upset God’s Plans