Strength in Trying Times by Shaleen Originally posted Friday, October 19, 2018 following hurricane Michael Psalm 55:22: Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee: he shall never suffer the righteous to be moved. As Christians, we know and understand that we'll go through trials in life. We also know... Continue Reading →
Stepping Out in Faith by Lela Markham The other day I was explaining to someone how the process of a discovery writer works for me. I don’t often know where the characters are going to take the story until we get there. I sometimes know the broad strokes. So, for example, I might know... Continue Reading →
I've been really blessed lately by my YouVersion Bible app, where I find some really great devotionals. This one, by Matt Chandler, is based on one of my favorite books of the Bible, James. Click here for the Instagram post and here for the Facebook post.
Patience is a Virtue Hey, there! Do you struggle with patience, like I do? It's funny because I used to consider myself pretty patient. Until I had kids. Now I get frustrated so easily, and my kids know exactly which buttons to push. But I'm still called to be patient with them. This lesson of... Continue Reading →
Shield by Scott J. Toney I believe as I am standing on the cusp of molding fate that the strength of my resilience is enough to extinguish flame that the darkness in the room can be driven through the doors that with God by my side I can grow wings and can soar I... Continue Reading →
Beautiful, moving, heartfelt, encouraging post about stepping out for the Lord, crushing depression, and realizing that God walks with us through it all. Take a moment to read this woman's experience (link below). You might see yourself in it, or someone you know. If so, take heart. God loves you, He is with you, and... Continue Reading →
Taking on a project the Lord gives us is as exhilarating as it is challenging. At first, the idea that God thought of you and decided to entrust something close to His heart into your hands seemed almost insane, right? "How do I not mess this up?!?” were the first thoughts that ran through my... Continue Reading →