Devotional

Tools: Reading, Meditating On, and Praying God’s Word

Have you ever opened up about something to a fellow Jesus follower, and without skipping a beat they ask, “Are you reading your Bible? Have you been praying?” The thing is, they’re not wrong to ask that. But there is so much more to it. What tools do we have?  We were on our way… Continue reading Tools: Reading, Meditating On, and Praying God’s Word

Devotional · Stay Sane

Perception: Reading Psalm 23 Without the Filter of Circumstance

We respond to Scripture based on how we perceive the goings on in our life. That is one of the beauties of God’s Word; it becomes new each day just as our circumstances and moods do. It’s a lifelong process to take God at His word and not allow perception to filter out the truth. … Continue reading Perception: Reading Psalm 23 Without the Filter of Circumstance

Devotional · Stay Sane

Life Verse: Discover Personal Meaning in God’s Word

What is a life verse? Do I need a life verse? Am I the only one without a life verse? This discusses the what, why, and how to discover God’s personal message for us through His word. It seems like everything we do at our church asks us to list our “life verse”. Baptism –… Continue reading Life Verse: Discover Personal Meaning in God’s Word

Devotional · Stay Sane

Freedom: Seven Verses to Break the Bondage of Should and Ought

Many of us women find ourselves enslaved to the bondage of what we “should” and “ought” to do. Freedom from this way of life is possible if we fight for it. You should eat more vegetables. You should get more exercise. You should lose that ten pounds…yesterday. You should read your Bible more. And while we’re… Continue reading Freedom: Seven Verses to Break the Bondage of Should and Ought