Faith

My Adoption Story   In November, our church did a series on Adoption.  How we were all chosen, loved and adopted by God.  It was fitting that the sermon series was held in November as November is National Adoption Month.   (If you’d like to hear the sermon that prompted this post, you can find it […]

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Gratitude Challenge

The Gratitude Challenge is here!    The Gratitude Challenge has been on my mind and heart since God directed me to choose “gratitude” as my word for 2018.  As I have been focusing on and praying about cultivating my own heart of gratitude, I felt increasingly pulled toward sharing this journey with my readers. After […]

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Clothed in fine linen and purple

  She makes coverings for her bed; she is clothed in fine linen and purple – Proverbs 31:22 If Pinterest were around in biblical times, this woman of noble character would certainly be a “Pinterest worthy” wife!  She is quite the accomplished seamstress, it seems. But, dear friends, she is so much more than just […]

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Magazines for Christian women

  Magazines for Christian women. In today’s digital society, there aren’t as many print magazines as there once had been.  I always loved having magazine subscriptions. It was so exciting to receive a new magazine in the mail!  I would pour over it with a cup of coffee and loved reading about my favorite things.  […]

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Extend your hands to the needy. When we read through Proverbs 31, much of the attributes of this ideal woman are related to her managing her home, her finances and caring for her family and servants.  Proverbs 31:20, however, shows us that she is not just home-centric, but loves her neighbor, as well.  She opens […]

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Hands in the Bible

Hands in the Bible. Hands. We use them in nearly all we do from holding another’s in love and support to cradling a baby.  We use them to wash dishes and to write words.  We use them to clap and show appreciation and to eat.  God created our hands to do things but also do work […]

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