How Do You Know You Are on the Right Path?

When you look at the world around you, how do you understand the times we are living in? If there is hardship, or things aren’t going in the way you think is right, how do you come to a conclusion about the reasons for the circumstances you see? Many of the Old Testament books explain […]

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Counting the Cost

Where is my heart in this? That is the question I see being highlighted as I read 1 Chronicles 21. Verse 1 says that Satan rose up against Israel and provoked David to take a census of Israel. We don’t know why, exactly, but it was wrong of David to do so. It seemed to […]

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Established

That is the word that captured my attention: Established. It means brought about, built, settled securely. It makes me think about deep roots and history and familiarity. When David was crowned king, his mighty men supported him, and the king of Tyre sent messengers to him with workmen and supplies to build David a house. […]

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God’s Promise When the World Falls Apart

I drove my husband’s car yesterday. The radio was on and I’m not sure whose program was on, but it was talking about decisions that are coming before our Congress, and this man’s opinions were scary. Couple that with Beauty Beyond Bones post about what is happening on the streets of New York City, and […]

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Reflections of Psalm 23; He Restores My Soul

He Restores My Soul He restores my soul. Four simple words to describe the greatest gift ever given. The forgiven soul is restored to relationship with God. Restored to righteousness. Restored to hope. Restored to life and purpose. The moment faith is born within the heart, this becomes truth for a follower of Jesus. And […]

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