Standing Fast (When You Want to Run!) Part I

II Thessalonians 2:15-17, “Therefore, brethren, stand fast, and hold the traditions which ye have been taught, whether by word, or our epistle. Now our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God, even our Father, which hath loved us, and hath given us everlasting consolation and good hope through grace, Comfort your hearts, and stablish you in [...]

By | 2016-11-01T18:12:33+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Faith, Trials, Victorious Christian Living|1 Comment

Change…How It Affects Us

By Janice Wolfe, Evansville, Indiana Momma used to say she had to fight the urge to move every few years.  As Momma was growing up, her family often moved when the rent was due. I am not sure why they were so poor; I only know that they were. Momma married when she was 16; Daddy, who [...]

By | 2016-11-01T18:12:33+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Faith, Victorious Christian Living|2 Comments

A Lesson on Faith Learned in the Mountains

Romans 12:3b, “…as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith.” This week my family and I are on vacation in the Great Smoky Mountains. What a beautiful place! I am the vacation planner of the family, and I enjoy doing tons of research beforehand to ensure that we get exactly what we [...]

By | 2016-11-01T18:12:33+00:00 August 16th, 2016|Faith, Victorious Christian Living|2 Comments

Seeing the Gold in Difficult People

My daughter-in-law Rachelle, her mother, and her grandmother all have a passion for finding discarded furniture and homes that look like they are unsalvageable junk and then uncovering some of the most beautiful craftsmanship you can imagine. After removing a coat of paint or, in some cases, eradicating years of neglect and abuse, a lovely [...]

By | 2016-11-01T18:12:33+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Faith|1 Comment

Bear Hugs

Isaiah 55:8,“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD." There he goes, like a streak of lightning, running through the house at full speed.  ZOOM.  He is dressed like a soldier and has at least five (plastic) weapons in his hands or on his belt.  Following close at [...]

By | 2016-11-01T18:12:33+00:00 June 7th, 2016|Faith, Victorious Christian Living|2 Comments