Tag: Gratitude

My One Word for 2023

It’s that time of year again, when everyone feels hopeful and expectant for good things to come. We have a blank slate in front of us, filled with potential. Many people make New Year’s resolutions or write down goals. Personally, during this time of… Continue Reading “My One Word for 2023”

Conclusion of the Gratitude Challenge for 2022

If you have been reading my posts this fall, then you are likely aware of the gratitude challenge. It wasn’t the main focus of my posts, but I did mention it at the end of each post as a reminder. Since I was encouraging… Continue Reading “Conclusion of the Gratitude Challenge for 2022”

Abide Series Recap

If you have been following for the past couple of months, then you know that we recently went through a series regarding Abiding in Jesus. There are more Bible verses we could look at with the word abide in them. However, I felt the… Continue Reading “Abide Series Recap”

Happy Thanksgiving 2022

“Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Today is Thanksgiving Day in the US, so I want to take a moment to wish you a Happy Thanksgiving! No… Continue Reading “Happy Thanksgiving 2022”

Abide – Part 5

In this series, we have been talking about abiding in the Lord. In the first four posts, we were in the book of John. The book of John was written by John, one of Jesus’ disciples. All of the Bible verses we have looked… Continue Reading “Abide – Part 5”

Abide – Part 4

We are continuing in the series of posts on Abiding in the Lord. “And I will pray the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may abide with you forever— the Spirit of truth, whom the world cannot receive, because it… Continue Reading “Abide – Part 4”

Abide – Part 3

We are continuing to study abiding in the Lord, and what that looks like in our daily lives. In the book of John, chapter 5, two things took place that are significant. Jesus healed a man on the Sabbath and Jesus also said He… Continue Reading “Abide – Part 3”

Abide – Part 2

We are continuing in the series on Abiding in the Lord. Love plays a big role when it comes to abiding in Jesus. Let’s take a look at what Jesus said in John 15:9-17: 9 As the Father loved Me, I also have loved… Continue Reading “Abide – Part 2”

Abide – Part 1

You might recall that my one word for 2022 is “abide.” Over the next several posts, I will be talking about abiding in the Lord, using Scripture as our basis. Let’s start with the definition of the word abide. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary,… Continue Reading “Abide – Part 1”

Keep Praising, Keep Praying, Keep Giving Thanks

At our church, we begin the service with worship before we move into the sermon. A few weeks ago during worship, the worship leader said that God was up to something good. Then we started singing a praise song with those words in the… Continue Reading “Keep Praising, Keep Praying, Keep Giving Thanks”