God’s Word and Love Endure Forever

“The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever.” Isaiah 40:8 “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.” Psalm 136 In the early 1900s, my dad’s grandfather bought the Virginia farm pictured above. On the property is a historic home built in 1790.Continue reading “God’s Word and Love Endure Forever”

We are God’s Purposeful Masterpiece

For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Ephesians 2:10 Several years ago I had the chance to travel to Chicago with my husband on two separate business trips. Each time, I visited a new section ofContinue reading “We are God’s Purposeful Masterpiece”

Considerate Peacemakers

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Peacemakers who sow in peace reap a harvest of righteousness. James 3:17-18 Right now, right as you read this, what is on your heart? Are you frustrated because of theContinue reading “Considerate Peacemakers”

Never Changes

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever. Hebrews 13:8 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 The summer was in full swing and an actual vacation was on the calendar! For each oneContinue reading “Never Changes”

Teenagers (Revised)

The way of the Lord is strength for the upright, but destruction will come to the workers of iniquity. Proverbs 10:29 “Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers,” Psalm 1:1-2 Recently, a very kind ladyContinue reading “Teenagers (Revised)”