Faith + Life

4 Gifts to Give Yourself During the Christmas Season

“What do you need for Christmas?” Do you get asked this question?  What’s your answer?  Here are four gifts you can actually give yourself. They won’t cost you anything but they will fill you with Christmas joy! 1.       Consider saying no […]

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What’s Crippling You?

And a woman was there who had been crippled by a spirit for eighteen years. She was bent over and could not straighten up at all. When Jesus saw her, he called her forward and said to her, ‘Woman, you are set […]

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So I Will Be With You

“As I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you nor forsake you.” (Joshua 1:5) The word of God is so sufficient. Every moment I spend with my Father soaking in His word is a moment that strengthens not […]

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Slow Down

Not too long ago we experienced a power outage when a thunderstorm raged through our area. The electricity went out at 6 p.m. and didn’t go back on until the morning. My husband and I lit candles and talked. We read a little and went […]

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Hannah’s Broken Heart

Hannah. A woman well acquainted with waiting. She had the love of her husband. She had a double portion. But, she did not have a child. For her, she could gain the whole world but her heart would still lay in pieces on […]

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Mighty is Our God

In the past couple of years, I have been paying attention to whenever God brings up the topic of strength, strong or mighty.  It seems like God is hitting me from all sides on this topic. (The “hitting” pun is intended […]

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