It seems I begin many of my Sunday posts with, life is short. I had a stark reminder of this on Tuesday. Wayne and I lost our nephew, Tim Spivey, this past Tuesday in a horrific car accident. Tim hit a tractor trailer head on and was killed instantly. As you can imagine we’ve been in […]
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Do you ever have one of those weeks where you feel you’re taking two steps forward and three steps back? You know you’re running the race but you’re always lagging behind? This verse is for you (and me). Hebrews 12:1 (AMP) says, I’m drawn to verses in scripture that talk about running the race. Mainly, […]
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I wonder if anyone reading my blog has ever felt anxious? I know I have. I’ve had nights where I wake up and feel an overwhelming sense of fear. It’s in those moments I cry out to God.
The good news is that Jesus is always waiting, always listening and He is the one who can calm our fears. He can carry us in those times. The truth is we all need Jesus to carry us.
St. Augustine said, “our souls are restless until they find their rest in You.”
Philippians 4:7 says, “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let you requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus”
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I love how God’s word always speaks to me. I read this passage in Romans from the New Living Translation. It simply states what we need to be doing. I love this entire passage but specifically, “Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying.” Do you have something today that troubles you. Let me remind […]
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Happy first day of June! Wayne and I are not only back from New York but we’re back from his sabbatical. Today, we’re headed back to our church. I’ve missed our church family and can’t wait to worship with them today. Last Sunday, Wayne and I worshipped at The Brooklyn Tabernacle. We’ve been there before […]