Month: January 2016

Can I Trust God With My Child?

         When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.  Psalm 56:3          We can watch our children suffer from many causes.  They may get sick just because we live in a fallen world.  They may groan under the consequences of their own choices.  … Continue reading Can I Trust God With My Child?

Patience. The Virtue of a Fool?

Wait for the Lord and keep his way, and he will exalt you to inherit the land; you will look on when the wicked are cut off.  Psalm 37:34 In the midst of desert experiences, the call to wait on the Lord can sound hollow. … Continue reading Patience. The Virtue of a Fool?

Living Amidst Hostility

 The Lord is my light and my salvation, whom shall I fear?  The Lord is the stronghold of my life—of whom shall I be afraid?  Psalm 27:1          Many have prayed for the will of God, followed His voice, and experienced complete disillusionment when they … Continue reading Living Amidst Hostility

Crying Out Is a Holy Expression of Faith

I cried to him with my mouth, and high praise was on my tongue.  Psalm 66:17          There are many times I don’t know how to pray because I don’t know what God’s purposes are for a certain situation.  If I know I’m going to … Continue reading Crying Out Is a Holy Expression of Faith

Empowering Your Personal Mission

The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me. Psalm 138:8          When God chose to birth Daughters of Promise through me, I was sure He picked the wrong birth mother.  He gave me a mission that immediately exposed my sense of inadequacy.  I knew I lacked the … Continue reading Empowering Your Personal Mission

Songs Of The Psalms

Your testimonies are righteous forever; Give me understanding that I may live. Psalm 119:144          When are the Psalms normally read? When I’m hurting. Whether sickness, betrayal, danger, or the pain of being falsely accused, I can be sure that there will be a Psalm … Continue reading Songs Of The Psalms