My guys convinced me to go on a hike with them today, it was an unseasonably warm day and we haven't gotten out much this winter so I thought it sounded like a plan.  We had a picnic lunch on some rocks by the creek then explored the area a little.  My husband and son … Continue reading

Battle Ready!

A couple of years ago we memorized Ephesians 6 as part of my son's bible studies.  It was hard especially by the time we got all the way into the armor of God in verses 10-20.  Since those verses were so important, so helpful in our walk with Christ, I really wanted him to remember … Continue reading Battle Ready!

Who God Is

One day when my son was younger he asked a hard question at the time.  Mom, who is God?  I was a new believer at this point and was still sorting that out myself so I hesitated a moment to give God time to lead me to the answer.  I asked why he asked that … Continue reading Who God Is

God is good all the time and all the time God is good

Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18) Life is hard sometimes, full of challenges, worries, fears, doubts.  For instance the last few months we've had vehicle issues that have drained what little money reserves we had, add … Continue reading God is good all the time and all the time God is good


For several weeks our Sunday school teacher has opened with this verse as a gentle reminder that we need to thank God for our blessings not grumble about our trials.  I always whisper it along with him, smiling over every word.  It's long been a favorite go to passage of mine.  Every since I opened … Continue reading Rejoice!