When God’s People Pray

Sometimes it’s good to reflect on your life and today I was doing just that. Last school year, I was in a new grade and my district chose new math and ELA curriculums. So in addition to that, everything else was new to me. It can be overwhelming when you have to master the curriculum … Continue reading When God’s People Pray

God Showed Up!

When all the Amorite kings west of the Jordan and all the Canaanite kings who lived along the Mediterranean coast heard how the Lord had dried up the Jordan River so the people of Israel could cross, they lost heart and were paralyzed with fear because of them.  Joshua 5:1 NLT Here are these same … Continue reading God Showed Up!

The Lord, My Helper

Though you are a lowly worm, O Jacob, don’t be afraid, people of Israel, for I will help you. I am the Lord, your Redeemer. I am the Holy One of Israel.’ Isaiah 41:14 NLT There are many situations and circumstances in life that can make you feel small and insignificant. There are many creatures in nature that … Continue reading The Lord, My Helper

Choose To Trust Him

But Moses again pleaded, “Lord, please! Send anyone else.” Exodus 4:13 NLT Well I thought with assurance from God that He will be the guiding force in his storm would've been enough to convince Moses that he was up to the task. Moses is now pleading with God to send someone else. You might be … Continue reading Choose To Trust Him

An Encounter With God

“Do not come any closer,” the Lord warned. “Take off your sandals, for you are standing on holy ground. I am the God of your father —the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob.” When Moses heard this, he covered his face because he was afraid to look at God. … Continue reading An Encounter With God

Lifestyle of Doing Good

Turn away from evil and do good. Search for peace, and work to maintain it. Psalm 34:14 NLT Choices! Life is full of choices. The choices you make will impact your life either negatively or positively. This verse requires you to choose. It’s one of those choices that you make directly or indirectly. So you … Continue reading Lifestyle of Doing Good

Shaped by Perspective

There are many things that shape your life: your experiences and your relationships play a big role in who you are.  The person you are has been shaped either positively or negatively by those you interact with. There is a poem that you see a lot in the classroom or where children congregate in large … Continue reading Shaped by Perspective

God, the Source of Hope

I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13 NLT There are some marvelous things that come to pass in your life when you trust in God. … Continue reading God, the Source of Hope