Tag: Jesus

Grateful for the Presence of God

Any time of day or nightWith the Lord we meetWe find ourselves eagerFor moments so sweet He is ready to receiveThe burdens we liftOur time with GodWhat a precious gift The Spirit greets usAnd we feel peaceWe never wantThe feeling to cease As we… Continue Reading “Grateful for the Presence of God”

A New Outlook

A couple of weeks ago, in a prior post, I touched on the fact that when we are asked how we are doing, many of us say we are “good” even when it’s not really true. But I can think of two people who… Continue Reading “A New Outlook”

Navigating Difficult Situations Peacefully

Do you ever feel like a ping pong ball? You go to one side of the table to handle a concern, but you are then slapped to the other side of the table. Back and forth you go, until mercy intercedes and you land… Continue Reading “Navigating Difficult Situations Peacefully”

Jesus Is With You

The past had times of darknessSome days were hard to bearOther days held peaceA breath of fresh airBut looking back we can seeJesus was always there The present has some strugglesSome days are filled with fearThere are also many blessingsSo much to hold dearBut… Continue Reading “Jesus Is With You”

His Beloved

He loved her with an unfailing loveShe tried to love Him in returnHe gave her an abundance of giftsHer heart was stirred but didn’t burn He longed for her whole heartShe was weak and ran awayHe chased after herShe tried to hide day after… Continue Reading “His Beloved”

In His Immeasurable Love

He will never leave us nor forsake usEvery single moment He is always thereWe can always count on HimAnd cling to His endless care He laid down His life for usAnd paid a price we can never repayHe did the unimaginable for usAnd never… Continue Reading “In His Immeasurable Love”

A Christmas Prayer

Dear Heavenly Father, we humbly come before You with full hearts this Christmas. While this year has been difficult for each of us and the entire world, we are still grateful. The birth of Jesus, the gift of Your Son, brings everything into perspective.… Continue Reading “A Christmas Prayer”

Closer Than a Phone Call Away

When I was a child, my maternal grandparents lived over a thousand miles away. When I was very young, my grandfather passed away. My mother traveled to be with my grandmother and spent many months with her. Returning home worried my mother because basically… Continue Reading “Closer Than a Phone Call Away”

An Easter Prayer

Tomorrow we will celebrate Easter. This Easter will be different than any of us have ever seen before, because life is different right now for every single person on the globe. While we are going through this unprecedented time, my hope is that this… Continue Reading “An Easter Prayer”

The Whole Heart Challenge – Chapter 9

I can’t believe we have reached the end of the Whole Heart Challenge. I have enjoyed walking through this with you, and I hope you have enjoyed it too. I hope reading through Giving God Your Whole Heart has given you a new passion… Continue Reading “The Whole Heart Challenge – Chapter 9”