I May Lose Everyone I Love Over This – Part 1

Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it. -Matthew‬ ‭7‬:‭13-14‬ (NIV) emphasis added But small...
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Devotional and Under the Tree Linky Party #8

Devotional:   He must become greater; I must become less. -John 3:30 (NIV), emphasis added This is a popular verse where I live. There are stickers on cars everywhere that show HE>i. When we display our faith in this way, we need to be living it out. I see the...
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James – Favoritism

What is your favorite food, or your favorite color?  Do you have a favorite TV show or movie?  What is your favorite bible verse or what is your favorite story?  Do you have a best friend? My brothers and sisters, believers in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ must not...
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Confirming God’s Voice

Previously, I talked about Listening to God’s Voice.  Elijah heard God as a gentle whisper not a loud, booming voice.  Hearing God’s voice can be difficult, especially to the untrained ear, but it is imperative that we learn to hear God when He speaks to...
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James – Faith and Works

Did you ever play the trust game where you fall backward into someone’s arm? It takes a lot of faith and trust to rely on someone to catch you. I had a friend that I trusted so much that she would stand on the opposite side of the room and I would trust her to...
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Under the Tree Linky Party #18

Welcome Under the Tree! We hold a linky party here each week so we can share what is on our hearts.  Our hope is that the posts you read or the posts you add to this party will encourage you in your faith, inspire hope for each day or simply add a smile to the... read more