Under the Tree Linky Party #13

If you do what is right, will you not be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must rule over it. -Genesis 4:7 (NIV), emphasis added Sin can take over our lives if we let it. We tend to focus on...
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Interview with Melinda Under the Tree Linky Party #14

Welcome to Under the Tree.  This week’s interview is with Melinda who wrote the most viewed post, Who Can Understand It? from her blog Fruit of Brokenness. Below there are a few questions Melinda graciously answered for your reading enjoyment.  Read...
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He Said What?

Moses answered the people, “Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today. The Egyptians you see today you will never see again. The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still. -Exodus 14:13-14 (NIV) emphasis added...
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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 – Taming Your Tongue

We talk a lot, some more than others.  Men speak about 7,000 words per day and women speak upwards of 20,000 words per day.  All the words we speak give us a multitude of opportunities to bless or curse people, to praise or dishonor God and those around us, to shine...
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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... read more

Interview with Ally and Under the Tree Linky Party #17

An accidental country girl, Ally lives on a 21 acre farm in rural Iowa, where she has no idea what she’s doing, but loves the scenery. She and her husband work at a Bible Camp, where they share the love of Jesus behind-the-scenes and in practical ways. Ally... read more

Interview with Melinda Under the Tree Linky Party #14

Welcome to Under the Tree.  This week’s interview is with Melinda who wrote the most viewed post, Who Can Understand It? from her blog Fruit of Brokenness. Below there are a few questions Melinda graciously answered for your reading enjoyment.  Read... read more

Under the Tree Linky Party #13

If you do what is right, will you not be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at your door; it desires to have you, but you must rule over it. -Genesis 4:7 (NIV), emphasis added Sin can take over our lives if we let it. We tend to focus on... read more

Interview with Mia White and Under the Tree Linky Party #11

Mama Mia uses her virtual time-capsule to document her fleeting season of child-rearing. Blogging at Unto Adoption about homeschool, adoption, and everyday adventures, she aspires to live a simple, yet intentional, God-honoring existence. It has been a busy month.... read more