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: Search for the Lord

“Search for the Lord and for his strength; continually seek him.” Psalms‬ ‭105:4‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, You are my rock; my strong-tower; my shelter and my refuge. You are my strength when I am weak; my peace when I am anxious; my guide when I am lost. When I seek You, I find You. No … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Search for the Lord

Meditation Monday: Come Close to God

“So humble yourselves before God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come close to God, and God will come close to you. Wash your hands, you sinners; purify your hearts, for your loyalty is divided between God and the world.” ‭‭James‬ ‭4:7-8‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, I humble myself before You. I draw … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Come Close to God

Meditation Monday: Two Are Good but Three Are Better

“A person standing alone can be attacked and defeated, but two can stand back-to-back and conquer. Three are even better, for a triple-braided cord is not easily broken.” ‭‭Ecclesiastes‬ ‭4:12‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Heavenly Father, thank you for the protection and the strength that you provide. Thank you also for the people you placed within my life, … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Two Are Good but Three Are Better

Meditation Monday: Strength Through Christ

“Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. For I … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Strength Through Christ

When Adversity Causes Spiritual Affliction, God Provides a Spiritual Prescription 

The other day I was so ecstatic after leaving the dentist’s office after weeks of waiting to have my fractured tooth repaired. Who knew it would feel so great to smile again. Another check box in the healing process as a result of our car accident. Stitches removed. Check. Tooth repaired. Check. Car replaced. Check. … Continue reading When Adversity Causes Spiritual Affliction, God Provides a Spiritual Prescription 

How God Mends the Fibers of Our Heart When Adversity Has Torn it Apart

“For thus says the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel: “In returning and rest you shall be saved; In quietness and confidence shall be your strength.” ‭‭Isaiah‬ ‭30:15‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ This verse is one the Lord has been speaking to me for some time, however, it wasn't until tragedy struck that I was forced to peel back the … Continue reading How God Mends the Fibers of Our Heart When Adversity Has Torn it Apart

Meditation Monday: Weakness

“Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.”‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭12:9‬ ‭NLT‬‬ Father God, you are a mighty and loving God - full of grace and mercy.  I … Continue reading Meditation Monday: Weakness

A Mighty Tree

Just as you can identify a tree by its fruit, so you can identify people by their actions." -Matthew 7:20 I love the examples the bible gives of comparing us to nature and to trees of all things. We all know that trees can only grow strong and mighty and produce good fruit when they’re … Continue reading A Mighty Tree

Meditation Monday – For His Glory

“Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for people.”‭‭ Colossians‬ ‭3:23‬ ‭NLT Father, I pray that you would give me strength in all I do.  Remind me that all I do is for you.  Keep me from losing heart and losing patience especially in my marriage, … Continue reading Meditation Monday – For His Glory