“but those who hope in the Lord, will renew their strength.” Isaiah 40:31 Hope. Such a powerful word in those four little letters. We think we can live without it. Oh, but friend, we can’t. Without the hope that tomorrow will be different, we sink further and further into despair. The thing about hope is it matters where we place our hope. God's Word says that when we place our hope in HIM, our strength will be renewed. We can always know we are placing our hope in the wrong ... Read More about Hope has a Name
I love seeing what others are reading so I thought I would share my book list from 2018, too!! What was your favorite book from 2018?? What is on your list to read in 2019? This is sort of tradition around here! I have kept track of my lists for years now!! Disclaimer: I'm not listing these as recommendations. Just sharing what I read this past year. Books I Read in 2018 High Performance Habits - great book to start the year and focus on habits that are going to help you the ... Read More about Books I Read in 2018
Hey you, yes you. The one already scared of those big scary goals and not wanting to even think about them anymore. Hey you, yes you. The one who already failed and it’s only January 7th and you don’t quite have the belief that you can get back up again. Hey you, yes you. The one who realizes the mountain in front of you is SO MUCH BIGGER than you ever thought. Hey you, yes you. The one who thinks you don’t make a difference and nobody notices and no one would care if you did give ... Read More about Already disappointed in the New Year?
Dear God, Many of us come to you not exactly sure how we should be feeling about 2018. Regret, guilt, failure, rejection, broken relationships, grief were a big part of the year for so many. But today, on this new day of a new year, we are declaring YOUR GOODNESS in all things. No matter the disappointments of 2018 I claim the promise of God that He is working all things for good. (Romans 8:28) I declare my trust in my faithful Father. No matter the heartache, the rejection, the ... Read More about A Prayer and Scriptural Declarations for 2019
Scripture: Revelation 22:5 “There shall be no night there: They need no lamp nor light of the sun, for the Lord God gives them light. And they shall reign forever and ever.” Considering Light: This is one of the most exciting phrases we can consider when pondering heaven. There will be no night there. Can you even imagine? No more night. No more darkness. No more sickness. No more death. No more tears. No more pain. No more hunger. No more sick children. No more dying grandparents or moms or ... Read More about Jesus, Light of the World: Day 31