What Matters Most for the New Year

Category: Daily Devotions, God's love
Moving into a new year isn’t as simple as merely turning the page on a calendar. Sometimes, instead of an organized list of plans and goals the new year looks like a list of question marks. The things of life don’t always fall neatly into place with everything sorted and resolved according to

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Take Him at His Word

Category: Daily Devotions
Psalm 119:105  “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.“ Do we take God at His Word? This is an important question because for some people it means that we have to logically understand everything He says–and that is impossible. Does that mean we don’t take Him at His […]

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Call and Wait Upon the Lord

Category: Daily Devotions
“I love the LORD, because He has heard my voice and my supplications. Because He has inclined His ear to me, therefore I will call upon Him as long as I live.” Psalm 116:1-2 A new morning beginsHere starts another dayHere goes another weekI will go where He leadsI will call and I will wait […]

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Do You Want Control or Freedom?

Category: Daily Devotions
Control. I hear this word too often in discussions as I sit in circles of chairs or sit around tables in Bible studies, and the other word I am hearing too often is perfection. Yet, from the same group, the same mouths, I hear these other words…anxiety, stress, fear, and exhaustion. I don’t

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Choose Trust

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.“ I often refer to these verses because they are how I live my life. I have a devotion titled In God I Trust which is now […]

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Here

Category: Daily Devotions
Here is where I breathe You deep inside my heart,Here is where You make me strong and make me more like You.Here is where You pour Your love like a river over me,Here is where my heart finds more of You. Here is where I come to You, Lord, With all that I am, You […]

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Near

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
I want to be counted among those who intentionally draw near to Jesus—near to the One who saved us, loves us, and pours immeasurable grace and mercy into our lives; the One who leads and guides us, strengthens us, and never leaves us alone. I remember others long before me who are known for

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Do We Take God at His Word

Category: comfort, Daily Devotions, God's love
“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.” Psalm 119:105  Do we take God at His Word? This is an important question because for some people it means that we have to logically understand everything He says–and that is impossible. Does that mean we don’t take Him at His […]

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