John 15:2 “He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful.” Cuts off every branch. This feels so harsh. Whenever I heard this in the past, skimming over the verses, I felt like it was basically…… Continue reading Meditating Verse by Verse: John 15:2a
“I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener.” John 15:1 I recently wrote on meditating verse by verse. And though that I’m not an expert in this area, I believe God blesses my attempts to gain deeper understanding of His Word. So, come along with me as I explore John 15! God…… Continue reading Meditating Verse by Verse: John 15:1
The ladder wobbled much more than I would have liked as I carefully climbed each rung. Higher and higher I went, but I knew better than to look down. I was already nervous and regretting my agreement to participate in this endeavor. “This was a bad idea”… I kept thinking over and over the higher…… Continue reading Being Afraid in my Circumstances
“For the Word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to the dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.” –Hebrews 4:12 I don’t think we fully begin to understand how alive the Word of God actually is, until we…… Continue reading Meditating Verse by Verse: The Scripture is Alive!
I think many people have a tendency to stop trying when they get overwhelmed. It’s easier sometimes to do nothing at all, than to tackle a big project. Or sometimes we choose to avoid what overwhelms us by filling our time with other things. I frequently coach my children through huge piles of laundry, scattered…… Continue reading I am Overwhelmed
https://youtu.be/UZ86JnhDz5k Our final day of the challenge. In the video, let’s talk about how these different approaches to asking God what we should do each day can help us get in the habit of doing so!
https://youtu.be/x1vZiWCE0qk In today’s video we talk about asking God to show us what we should surrender today.
https://youtu.be/Vydjk5yGl0g Today in the video I talk about asking God what He would have us see today.
https://youtu.be/4HxuPJTktUo In today’s video I discuss why we should be asking God who and how we should serve each day!
https://youtu.be/6NivmU5jxts Today in the video we focus on giving God the glory in everything we do. Let’s ask Him to show us how He would be glorified through our lives today.