Favorite Scriptures To Touch Your Heart

Dear Readers, Years ago when my husband and I experienced a particularly difficult trial, a friend took time to write out a page of Bible verses and mail it to us. They didn’t add anything–they just allowed God’s Word to comfort us and minister into our hurt. I still remember. Of all the meaningful cards and thoughtful […]

Freedom from Sins That Chain Us

“I will appoint you as a covenant to the people, As a light to the nations, To open blind eyes, To bring out prisoners from the dungeon, And those who dwell in darkness from the prison.” Isaiah 42:6-7, NASB FREEDOM. I don’t know anyone who would refuse freedom. People around the world—including those of us in the […]

Discovering God’s Names: Yahweh-Rohi

photo credit: Maaaa via photopin (license)   “The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.” Psalm 23:1, Nasb Life is a journey… Even more, I believe the Christian life is a journey. As we travel from the point of salvation toward the day we’re in Christ’s presence, we encounter various terrains. Whether our path is […]

Discovering God’s Names: Everlasting Father

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“And he will be called … Everlasting Father” Isaiah 9:6, NIV   What characteristics make a Father special? He’s always there. He listens and cares. His eyes are tender toward his children. He loves well. The list could go on and on, but God fashioned each of us with different preferences, various personalities, and so […]