Category Gratitude

God of Enthusiasm

For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them. Ephesians 2:10

Promises, Promises

Because of your promise, and according to your own heart, you have brought about all this greatness, to make your servant know it. 2 Samuel 7:21

Night Now Lord

It’s night now Lord

Reflecting on the Strength of My Savior

‘And just as any parent would run in and carry their child out of a fiery building, Jesus did that for us.’ My four-year-old son had just walked off the school bus when he asked me to pick him up. He looked like he had a long day of preschool. So I did. We walked, mommy walked. He rested his […]

Picked Up, Dusted Off and Encouraged

As children we’re encouraged by our parents through accomplishments and failures, good and bad days, with tender words and loving actions. Our biggest ‘encouragers’ to all of life’s childhood dilemmas. As teenage years dawn on us and influences and responsibilities come our way, we’re encouraged by our friends. Experiences seen and shared through the same […]

Saturday Morning Prayers…and then Cartoons

Breakfast was prepared and eaten. Orange juice and apple juice drank. Dishes and cups were rinsed and placed in the sink. And mommy was told thank you. And then she remembered her own thanks to give. Thank you Jesus for another day under your grace, Saturday morning grace. Her four-year-old son ran off to watch Saturday morning […]

Much, Much More

TODAY is the day…I accept someone’s apology because through Christ I have been forgiven for much, much more… TODAY is the day…I give someone the benefit of the doubt because God believes in me much, much more through undeserved grace… TODAY is the day…I take the time to listen to someone for as long as it takes […]