Purpose of Bible Study
Bible study

The Purpose of Bible Study

Before reading this post please take a brief pause to ask yourself one simple but extremely important question: Why do I want to study the Bible? Why is a powerful question! It clears the confusion and brings the truth into focus. (The following is from a post I wrote several years ago) As we enter… Continue reading The Purpose of Bible Study

scripture writing

Strength From The Lord

Here we are at the end of August already! Have you been reading and writing the verses from the 20 Day Scripture Writing Plan? What is your favorite verse about strength from the Lord? I hope this plan has been an encouragement to you. I suggest saving these scriptures for the future when you need… Continue reading Strength From The Lord

Bible

Comfort and Strength

Do you ever pray asking God for comfort or strength? I notice that when I pray for someone who needs comfort I often find myself asking God to also give them strength. The topic of strength and comfort from God are found all through the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. But first, my last blog… Continue reading Comfort and Strength

Bible

The Joy of the Lord

Nehemiah 8:10 is one of my favorite Bible verses. The joy of the Lord is your strength- Nehemiah 8:10 It's a great verse to study, memorize and personalize. Of course, as with all scripture, it is best to read the entire chapter or more to understand the verse in context. The Joy of the Lord… Continue reading The Joy of the Lord

Summer
Blog

Summer

Today is officially the first day of Summer 2022. There are so many things to enjoy about the Season. My favorite part of Summer is the gardens. I enjoy the little garden in my own yard and visiting other gardens of all types and sizes.  Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb… Continue reading Summer

Blog

The Secret Place

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.  I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress; My God, in Him I will trust." - Psalm 91:1-2 NKJV There are a number of different ways to describe the abiding life. In Psalm 91… Continue reading The Secret Place

Blog

Psalm 25

Who is joining me in reading the Psalms this month?See my recent post - Psalms 30 Day Reading PlanUsing the 30-day plan is an easy way to keep the Psalms in your daily life. I am using the pretty bookmarks in my Bible. If I miss a day or more, I just read the Psalms… Continue reading Psalm 25

Corrie ten Boom

The Wonderful Thing About Praying

Usually, if you ask me to share my favorite Corrie ten Boom, I will not be able to name only one or even two because I love many of her powerful quotes. However, lately, this one has been a daily encouragement and motivation for me. Perhaps you will find it helpful for your prayer time… Continue reading The Wonderful Thing About Praying

Corrie ten Boom

Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom

When Corrie ten Boom spoke to audiences, she would sometimes hold up the backside of a piece of embroidery with many colors of tangled threads hanging from it. People wondered if she was accidentally showing the wrong side. While holding up the messy side, Corrie would ask "Does God always grant us what we ask… Continue reading Embroidery Lesson – Corrie ten Boom

2021 Bible reading plan

September Bible Reading Plan

September is a month of change. It offers the last days of Summer, early signs of Fall, and back to school.  Sadly, it doesn't look like September will bring an end to the days of Pandemic.   I know most of us are longing for a return to normal, as in before Covid-19.  When will that… Continue reading September Bible Reading Plan