Category Archives: Disciples

Abounding in JOY!

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, are you spiritually exhausted, worn, and weary like I am? Guess what, the enemy is laughing at us… “The devil is at church as often as you are. And he stands outside your closet … Continue reading

Posted in Acts, Apostles, David, Disciples, Fear, February 2017, Fruit, Galatians, God, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, John, Joy, Lies, Life, Love, Peace, Psalms, Refreshment, Rest, Satan, Shepherd, The Father, The Son, The Spirit, The Truth, The Way, William Gurnall, Worry | 1 Comment

Reaching Out to Our Youth

My husband is the director of the GSAE (Greater Spokane Association of Evangelicals). Last Thursday he sponsored a panel discussion on youth and why they are leaving the church. It was eye opening. Convicting. Humbling. And full of truth, whether … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Timothy, Anger, Children, Church, Depression, Disciples, Faith, Family, Fellowship, Friends, God, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, Joy, Knowledge, Lies, Life, Love one another, Lying, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Mind, Obedience, October 2015, Others, Prayer, Pride, Salvation, Self, Sin Nature, The Gospel, The Truth, The Way | 1 Comment

Easter Weekend Contemplation

Ever have a Saturday morning when you sit down with your largish cup of coffee and are immediately overwhelmed by the tasks awaiting you? Every weekend, you say? I suppose if I were truthful, I would have to agree that … Continue reading

Posted in April 2015, Children, Contentment, Disciples, Easter, Easter, Ecclesiastes, Faith, Family, Friends, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Word, Heart, History, Hope, Jesus, John, Joy, Life, Matthew, Mind, Romans, Salvation, The Father, The Gospel, The Past, The Son, Waiting on the Lord | 2 Comments

Obedient to the Point of Death

Looking out at a sparkling blue sky morning with a foot of new-fallen snow, I smile in spite of the flitting butterfly, that small knot of fear in the pit of my stomach. As a family, we face not one, … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Corinthians, Acts, Apostles, Blessings, Church, Death, Disciples, Faith, Faithfulness, Fear, February 2014, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Heart, Israel, Jesus, Life, Love, Luke, Men, Mind, Obedience, Others, Paul, Philippians, Prayer, Salvation, Saul, Sin Nature, The Way, Worry | Leave a comment

It Is Not For You To Know

As I enjoy my morning cup of coffee (okay, cupS- I like my coffee!), I peer out the not-quite-clean window (it IS winter, and I feed birds on the sill, after all) and am greeted by the incredible view of … Continue reading

Posted in Acts, Disciples, Faith, Fear, February 2014, Forgiveness, God, God's Faithfulness, Grace, History, Holy Spirit, Hope, Israel, Jesus, Life, Love, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Nature, The Future, The Gospel, The Nature of God, Waiting on the Lord, Worry | Leave a comment

Believing Without Seeing

Hello. Just call me Thomas. Doubting Thomas. Why? Because I want to see what Jesus is doing, I want to touch the works of His hands, and I want to know that He is doing what He said He will … Continue reading

Posted in Death, Disciples, Faith, Faithfulness, Family, Fear, February 2014, Friends, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Isaiah, Jesus, Jews, John, Life, Love, Men, Mercy, Mind, The Future, The Way, Thomas, Waiting on the Lord | 1 Comment