God is at work in our trials. He refines us to make us more pure and like Him. God’s mercy gives us sustaining hope.
How can we walk with God in the present? God will never forsake you! He is our Helper and Strong Refuge who will return to make all things anew!
Rising up to face the difficulties of life with faith and courage–your example matters!
Quotations from NKJV Bible Gateway https://www.biblegateway.com/ and Dr. Larry Crabb When God’s Ways Make No Sense unless indicated otherwise Article Post Read Aloud/Commentary Podcast at Link Below https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/CUfKT2s9avb Setting: When reading the passages from Lamentations, we need to consider the context: For a quick overview of Lamentations: https://www.gotquestions.org/Book-of-Lamentations.html Passage 1 : Lamentations 3:20-26 NKJV: RememberContinue reading “Trusting as we wait”
Why should we let go of the past? Are you thirsting for the living waters found in Christ?
Walking with God requires courage, integrity, and abandoning ourselves. I want to dedicate this post my mother and grandmother who demonstrated these truths in their walks of faith! Thanks to all of the Godly women who have set an example for us all! Taylor Combs writes about courage and how we can be courageous becauseContinue reading “Walking with God: Courage in Faith”
Introduction: Post Purpose Writing (for me ) requires both introspection and timing. I’m writing this post for the individual who struggles against unbelief in his or her journey of faith with God. I want to encourage you by exposing a dangerous “mis”belief (faith is easy) and consider how trials come to faithful followers of Christ.Continue reading “The Fight Against Unbelief”
In writing this particular post, I credit Randy Alcorn’s excellent article about God’s silence for the main ideas/concepts of this post. I recommend that you read this article and glean from it! My desire is to further explore items he mentions. Article Credit: Randy Alcorn: Waiting When God Seems Silent as posted on desiringgod.org https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/waiting-when-god-seems-silent?fbclid=IwAR2IpA4TwtxpDcxsnm5_Ujef5Wr6WuQfKffTTKyeh34LMtpXAd8goIkRH50Continue reading “Resting in God: When God Seems Silent”
This post series is for the soul who is genuinely seeking God regardless of how difficult the journey becomes. According to God’s Word and church history, those who truly sought Christ experienced seasons of darkness, confusion, and the feeling of abandonment. St. John of the Cross, a 16th Century Catholic Priest wrote about his “darkContinue reading “Resting in God: The Dark Nights: The Problem of the Whys”
For the past weeks, I have been considering how that God shatters our dreams in order to bless us. At times in our lives we experience times of weariness and weakness. Today, I would like to focus on how God provides rest. We will consider the relationship between the Matthew 11:28-30, Deuteronomy 12:9-10, and HebrewsContinue reading “Entering Into God’s Rest”