A Friendship that changes everything

I would like to start by thanking you all for following my posts last year.  I hope that your hearts have been warmed and encouraged and hopefully, a smile was brought to your face. May this coming year be full of answered prayers for you! I named this post “Friendships” because it was inspired by …

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Endurance

“Therefore do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward. For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.” ‭‭Hebrews‬ ‭10‬:‭35‬-‭36‬ ‭ESV‬‬ Endurance - Notice that this word has been linked together with “doing the will of God” Seems like …

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Treasures in Jars of Clay

“But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us. We are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;” ‭‭2 Corinthians‬ ‭4‬:‭7‬-‭9‬ ‭ESV‬‬ Treasure:  Something of great worth …

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When lost for words…

Have you ever felt lost for words, just wiped out of energy to even speak? There could be many reasons for this, both good and bad. I was at the Yankee game last night and was just amazed at the energy that can come from so many voices saying/screaming the same message!  There was a bad …

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Shadows will fade!

The title of this devotional is from the words of a song I’ve been listening to lately.  It’s been a great encouragement to me as I walk through a “valley of a shadow.”   Like this runner,  we can’t stop when the shadows of doubts and discouraging words pop up in our minds.  Our emotions and …

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Cherries and other good choices.

I don’t know about you but I absolutely love sweet fresh cherries, especially when they look like this with the stem and leaves still hanging on.  So pretty!  I bought some cherries today and, of course, I can’t stop popping them in my mouth.  Even though too many are not good for your sugar levels, …

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