You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you. Isaiah 26:3 Have you ever considered how much mental effort goes into maintaining a sense of peace in our lives? I have struggled with anxiety and fear in the past and would exhaust myself thinking of all the potentially
I have summoned you by name; you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned. Isaiah 43:1-2 The evening sun gradually sank beyond the horizon of
Call to me and I will answer you and tell you great and unsearchable things you do not know. Jeremiah 33:3 I haven’t always been a morning person, but after having three boys, I found it to be the only part of the day granting peaceful silence. I rise before the sun, make my warm,
No one likes the darkness. No one willingly answers his knock at the door and invites him in. He simply invades our mind, casting shadows of doubt into the corners of our soul. He represents feelings of sadness, worthlessness, and fear. Darkness inhibits mental clarity and produces hopelessness. Many are devastated by its presence.
via Daily Prompt: Saintly Ready or not, the holiday season is upon us once again. Costco has been in full swing mode for the past month, every aisle filled with all you need for “the most wonderful time of the year”. Although it is the most wonderful time of the year and I absolutely LOVE Christmas,
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort. 2 Corinthians 1:3 My breath silently caught in my throat as I understood the words being spoken through the phone – she went to be with the Lord last night. And that was
I sat on the soft couch of the spacious church lobby, mesmerized by her honest transparency. She explained how her breast cancer diagnosed three years prior reared it’s ugly head again and she would undergo radiation. This was our first meeting – Parents in Prayer for the preschool our children attended – and I was
Consider what the author means by “being watchful” – what are we looking for? Ask the Lord to reveal His presence in your life today; journal your experience. Enjoying Thirty Days of Thanksgiving? The complete journal is available now on Amazon!
All too often, our words and actions promote selfish desires rather than honor the name of Jesus. How could thanking God throughout the day become a reminder of whom we serve?
Is it possible to have a heart ruled by peace without being thankful?