Be Careful Little Eyes What You See

“No one lights a lamp, then hides it in a drawer. It’s put on a lamp stand so those entering the room have light to see where they’re going. Your eye is a lamp, lighting up your whole body. If you live wide-eyed in wonder and belief, your body fills up with light. If youContinue reading “Be Careful Little Eyes What You See”

God’s Word and Love Endure Forever

“The grass withers and the flowers fall, but the word of our God endures forever.” Isaiah 40:8 “Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever.” Psalm 136 In the early 1900s, my dad’s grandfather bought the Virginia farm pictured above. On the property is a historic home built in 1790.Continue reading “God’s Word and Love Endure Forever”

We are God’s Purposeful Masterpiece

For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Ephesians 2:10 Several years ago I had the chance to travel to Chicago with my husband on two separate business trips. Each time, I visited a new section ofContinue reading “We are God’s Purposeful Masterpiece”

Considerate Peacemakers

But the wisdom that comes from heaven is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere. Peacemakers who sow in peace reap a harvest of righteousness. James 3:17-18 Right now, right as you read this, what is on your heart? Are you frustrated because of theContinue reading “Considerate Peacemakers”