How encouraging is that? It brightened my day when I saw this over at a blog called French Press Mornings. I thought many of you would find it encouraging, too! You can download this message free there if you want to have a copy for yourself.
One of my designer friends told me about this site–I love the inspirational messages and the wonderful artwork there! This particular verse is from the New Living Translation of the Bible.
Faith is taking the first step, even when you don’t see the whole staircase. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. I heard this quote over the radio one morning as my alarm went off. It’s something we all can relate to–being in a place where … Continue reading →
I marked a page in a book I had read several years ago and came across it the other day. A Prayer That Moves Heaven offers comfort and hope for those going through difficult times, and we all have gone through or … Continue reading →
If you’ve never heard the story of Horatio Gates Spafford, it’s quite inspiring. Born in 1828, he became a well-known lawyer in Chicago in the 1860’s. Spafford and his wife Anna married in 1861, were active in their church, and began a family. … Continue reading →
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadows. –HELEN KELLER This week, I’m remembering Selma. And this quote reminds me of her. It ties in with the tagline on her food blog, Selma’s Table: Life doesn’t … Continue reading →
God made you exactly as you are. He wired you and gave you the temperament and the experience and the background that you have because He wanted someone just like you in this world right now. Today. In this generation. … Continue reading →
I just finished reading Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand. A friend had given me the book a few years ago, and I had it in my stack of books to read. I never have as much time to read as I’d … Continue reading →
Yesterday snowflakes were softly falling and it was looking more like a December winter wonderland outside than an almost-spring day, especially considering I’m in the south. My friends and I are so ready for spring to come–it’s just 3 weeks away, but … Continue reading →
This quote caught my eye because I had read these verses a few days ago: “Then the Lord did exactly what He had promised…It all happened at the time God had said it would.” GENESIS 21:1-2 NLT (New Living Translation) I remembered … Continue reading →
These well-known words are the refrain from the Christmas carol O Come, All Ye Faithful, written in 1743 by John Francis Wade. It wouldn’t seem like Christmas without hearing or singing this, would it? O come, all ye faithful, joyful and triumphant, O … Continue reading →
The God who created, names, and numbers the stars in the heavens also numbers the hairs of my head….He pays attention to very big things and to very small ones. What matters to me matters to Him, and that changes … Continue reading →
“This was one of my favorite books when I was growing up,” my mom told me years ago when she gave me a copy of Anne of Green Gables. It quickly became a favorite of mine, too. I loved reading about … Continue reading →
We…see God reaching out to us in every wind that blows, every sunrise and sunset, every cloud in the sky, every flower that blooms, and every leaf that fades. OSWALD CHAMBERS (1874-1917) Linked to Inspire Me Monday at Create with … Continue reading →
Here’s a promise God has given to each one of us–whatever is happening in our lives, He’s there with us and He’s taking care of us! It may be hard to see or understand how He is working sometimes, but even … Continue reading →