Tag Archives: Christianity

Check Your Motives

It amazes me how the devotionals that I have shared over the years are timeless and necessary. I have talked about checking your motives on Periscope and with some co-workers. This post always seems to come to mind but today, … Continue reading

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Think About It: Burnout Happens in Ministry, Too

Burnout is a special topic to me because I experienced it early in my work history. I had signs and symptoms for months but ignored them because I thought that I just needed to refocus. I just needed to reorganize … Continue reading

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My Faith is Not an Accessory

I was talking to my work twin recently about a friend of hers whose religious beliefs are different than my work twin. Something that she said about her friend really challenged me as a Christian. This person stated that her … Continue reading

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Lying For the Truth

Have you ever had your integrity called into question and felt pressured to give the answer that was expected rather than the actual truth? Like most people, my child has been challenged in the past in telling the truth when … Continue reading

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Hidden in the Shadows: It’s Nice to Be Seen

1 Samuel 16:7 But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or at his physical stature, because I have refused him. For the Lord does not see as man sees; for man looks at the outward … Continue reading

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Confession: My Future Scares the Heck Out of Me!

They say change is good but they didn’t say that it can be scary. I know that God has not given me the spirit of fear but sometimes the thought of change is scary. The unknown worries me and I … Continue reading

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The Good and the Bad Works

As I am strolling through peeking in on my friends on Facebook, a friend posted a piece of one of my favorite scriptures, Romans 8:28. “All things.” That is all that he posted. My fingers almost tripped over themselves as … Continue reading

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Why Won’t God Help Me?

When I think of the above question it makes me think about the story that I heard as a little girl about a man who was in a flood. This man began to pray for God to save him from … Continue reading

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Study the Bible for Yourself

2 Timothy 2:15 Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. From the age when I really started to pay attention in church I can remember my pastor … Continue reading

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Regrouping for What’s Next

Before this year I would not join the group of people doing the six-month check in on my goals but this year is different. Three days into the New Year I had a rollover of which I survived with no … Continue reading

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