Get Even, or Give Grace?

A desire to get even is natural when we are wronged, and it's so easy to follow our instincts and strike back, one way or the other. But through Christ, our hearts have been changed, and we can learned to change our natural responses. This blogger writes about how Joseph, when placed in a … [Read More...]

By Grace

This blogger writes about how being saved by grace can raise confusion among Christians. By grace, we are saved. But it's by choice that we live out our faith. We can choose to let the big questions defeat us, or we can choose to let those very same questions build our faith. There is nothing more … [Read More...]

On Learning to Release Our Children

As Christian moms we love and nurture our children, taking heart God's words in Deuteronomy 6:7 to "teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, and when you walk by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise." But watching them grow up, … [Read More...]

Beautiful

Choose to be Beautiful

Beauty is said to be in the eye of the beholder, but how does God view our beauty? This blogger explores the things in us that demonstrate real beauty. Beyond that, she discusses how being beautiful inside is a choice we make each day: through our actions and intentions. This post is a great piece … [Read More...]

Recent Devotions

Day-to-day, God wants a relationship with us. He wants us to talk to him about all things: good, the bad and the ugly. Yes, it’s true he knows everything about us but he wants us to talk to Him, just like when you talk to your best friend face-to-fac Read More -->

The road in front of our property is actually the divide between city and county.  Folks on the west side are in the city limits of our tiny town and those of us on the east are in the county. A couple of months ago, as I turned onto our road and saw Read More -->

On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “What is written in the Law?” he replied. “How do you read it?” He answered, “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and Read More -->

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