Tag Archives: Christian growth

Pure Delight

“Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you your heart’s desires.”        Psalm 37:4 NLT What makes you happy? Many years ago, I  read a book called  Happiness Is A Choice – A Manual on the Symptoms, Causes and … Continue reading

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Spiritual strength training

“Wait for the Lord. Be strong. Let your heart be strong. Yes, wait for the Lord.”        Psalm 27:14 NLV When women reach menopause, they are at higher risk for developing osteoporosis. But developing brittle bones really starts at a much … Continue reading

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Hide and seek

“Look for the Lord while He may be found. Call upon Him while He is near.”        Isaiah 55:6 NLV Sometimes it’s hard to see the Lord or to feel his presence with us. But according to the Bible, he will … Continue reading

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“It is dangerous to be concerned with what others think of you, but if you trust the LORD, you are safe.”        Proverbs 29:25 GNT Do you worry about what others think of you? That kind of thinking can lead to … Continue reading

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Spiritual “baby tickers”

“They replied, “Believe in the Lord Jesus and you will be saved, along with everyone in your household.” Acts 16:31 NLT A few weeks ago, I found out my daughter was pregnant with her eighth child. Through the wonders of technology, … Continue reading

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Kraut in the crock – NOT!

“But first, be concerned about his kingdom and what has his approval. Then all these things will be provided for you.”        Matthew 6:33 GW While  talking with a friend the other day, I learned that his wife wanted to make … Continue reading

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Butterfly dreams

God is calling us to grow and change– yes, each of us! You may think you’re pretty good as you are, but the truth is that there are areas in each of our lives which need to change. He sees … Continue reading

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