Tag Archives: overcoming hardships

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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In Pieces….

“Those who love Your Law have great peace, and nothing will cause them to be hurt in their spirit.”        Psalm 119:165 NLV Yesterday I wanted to make a special thank you card for a friend who recently gave us a … Continue reading

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The Shepherd’s Rest…

“If we live, we live for the Lord, and if we die, we die for the Lord. Therefore, whether we live or die, we belong to God.”        Romans 14:8 CEB There are times when all of us have to take … Continue reading

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Shields Locked!

“You are my hiding place and my battle-covering. I put my hope in Your Word.”        Psalm 119:114 NLV I have a group of very dear friends whom I’ve never met face to face. We are actually all part of a … Continue reading

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The sparrow in his hand

Sometimes I just need a little extra reassurance to strengthen my trust in God.  Call it a return to “Lessons in Trust 101.” Maybe that’s why the fate of this little bird seemed so important to me. After being  shaken … Continue reading

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