Friends Let us begin this new day with our confident hope! +++ I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 - NLT Are you someone who … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Reminder
Friends It’s a new year, and it’s time to pick a new word. What’s your word for the coming year? +++ “But now, Lord, what do I look for? My hope is in you. Psalm 39:7 - NIV Do words have power? Can they shape our thoughts or alter our attitudes? If we fill our … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Your Word
Friends On this January morning, do you have reason to rejoice? +++ But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may rejoice in you. Psalm 5:11 - NIV Have you ever shook your head in bewilderment … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Rejoice?
Friends Happy New Year! 2021 is upon us. We have been given a new day, a new year. What we choose to do with this new gift will make all the difference. +++ For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Gift Giving
Friends Do you have a favorite Christmas song? +++ When they saw the star, they were overjoyed. On coming to the house, they saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasures and presented him with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh. Matthew 2:10-11 - … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Drum
Oh, clap your hands, all you peoples! Shout to God with the voice of triumph! Psalm 47:1 - NKJV For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Friends May the blessings of this special season find you this week as we celebrate the birth of our Savior. Let us rejoice in His coming for His love and grace gives us hope. +++ For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. And … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Sign
Friends I stood in a long line at the post office this past week, arms filled with packages to be mailed. My gifts are on their way now, headed for family and friends across the country. Some packages will be opened immediately since the recipients know the contents, my annual haystack delivery, my nutty chocolate … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Package
Friends In this Advent season, my thoughts turn to Mary as they always do. Her testimony offers a beacon of light for us in these dark, troubling times. +++ Then the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And behold, you will conceive in your womb … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Impossible
Friends I hope your Thanksgiving weekend went well. As we enter into the Advent season, may we be continually reminded of God’s great grace. All glory, honor, majesty, and praise to The Lord Almighty! +++ The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one … Continue reading Monday Motivation: Grace Upon Grace