Bible Gateway, Book Reviews, Spiritual Growth, Uncategorized

Life Application Study Bible

I am so impressed with the new Life Application Study Bible!

Bible Gateway, Faith, Hope, Pain and suffering, promises, Uncategorized

Hurt, Healing, Hope

There once was a man named Job who lived in the land of Uz. He was blameless—a man of complete integrity. He feared God and stayed away from evil…Then the Lord asked Satan, “Have you noticed my servant Job? He is the finest man in all the earth. He is blameless—a man of complete integrity.… Continue reading Hurt, Healing, Hope

Bible Gateway, Hope, Pain and suffering, Surviving Adultery and Divorce

Lessons Learned

The message popped up on my phone. “I have a friend whose wife left him a few years back. He’s been reading your blog. Do you mind if I give him your phone number? He would like to talk to you.” I responded in the affirmative. “Sure. Go ahead. I’d be more than happy to… Continue reading Lessons Learned

Bible Gateway, Faith, parenting

Off the Bench

Do you mind if I brag for a few minutes? I’m sure you know that I love my kids. They are all amazing: smart, talented, kind, unique. They each have their own individual passions and strengths. They all love God, even if they express it in their own unique ways. They all bless me more… Continue reading Off the Bench

Bible Gateway, promises, Surviving Adultery and Divorce, temptation, Waiting

Forbidden Fruit

I remember when my husband first confessed to me that he had an attraction to another woman. I responded, “Temptation is not a problem. It’s what you do with that temptation.” At that time, we sought counseling. I allowed him to talk about his feelings openly, acting as a counselor to him myself. I did… Continue reading Forbidden Fruit

Bible Gateway, Faith, Hope

Renew Your Mind

Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect. Romans 12:2 (NLT) Some time ago, I had a conversation with a friend who… Continue reading Renew Your Mind