Devotions

Choosing Thankfulness

We are quickly approaching Thanksgiving, which often gets pushed out of the way because of Christmas. There’s no famous Thanksgiving movies, songs, or plays. As soon as Halloween is over Christmas displays, Christmas music, and gift baskets are out in the blink of an eye. This can often cause us to skip over Thanksgiving and… Read More Choosing Thankfulness

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Sacrifice

If you haven’t heard the song New Wine by Hillsong, I have it here for you to listen to. This song speaks to my soul on a whole new level. I listen to it on repeat at least every other day. A lyric jumped out at me while I was listening to this song for… Read More Sacrifice

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Jesus Is All-Inclusive

Who doesn’t like an all inclusive vacation? The room is included, the food and drinks are included, the entertainment. One price and voila, instant vacation. Did you know Jesus is all-inclusive too? Ok – not so much with vacations, but I’m pretty sure Heaven is an all-inclusive kinda place. Jesus was all-inclusive with people. I’m… Read More Jesus Is All-Inclusive

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Forgiveness

Matthew 18:34 -35  “In anger his master, handed him over to the jailers to be tortured, until he should pay back all he owed.This is how my heavenly Father will treat each of you unless you forgive your brother or sister from your heart.” Matthew 6:14-15 (NIV) “For if you forgive other people when they sin… Read More Forgiveness

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“The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.” Numbers 6:24-26 NLT My husband and I love having a full house. We do not have kids yet but our hearts overflow when we have college students, friends, family, and soon… Read More

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Overcoming Defeat

“I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you.” Luke 10:9  NIV Dear Sister, Are there times you just feel defeated? That even though you have believed in Jesus Christ as your Savior, been baptized, pray and cling to God’s written… Read More Overcoming Defeat

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Worship

I love praise and Worship. Honestly it’s probably my favorite part of any church service. Of course I enjoy digging into The Word, but nothing prepares my heart more for a Word from God than Worship. If you’ve been in the church world long enough you know everyone has their own preference for worship. Hymns… Read More Worship

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Speaking Truth

  We all know the enemy is a liar. He tries to fill our minds and hearts full of insecurities, doubt, negative thoughts, and lies. He tries to find foot holds for lies about those around us, the places we visit, and maybe the worst of all – ourselves. It’s up to US to speak… Read More Speaking Truth