Monthly Archives: November 2014

God’s gift of comfort- celebrating the Advent

The truth of Christmas, the purpose of Christmas, the “reason for the season” is to celebrate God’s intense love for us that He would come in human form to save us. It is the miracle and mystery of the nativity. … Continue reading

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A life steeped in thankfulness for the greatest Gift

“Great peace have those who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble.” Psalm 119:65 Rest in the deep assurance of My unfailing Love. Let your body, mind, and spirit relax in My Presence. Release into My care anything … Continue reading

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Fill our hearts and flood our souls

“Enter his gates with thanksgiving     and his courts with praise;     give thanks to him and praise his name. For the Lord is good and his love endures forever;     his faithfulness continues through all generations.” Psalm 100:4 Let thankfulness rule in … Continue reading

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Rejoice and be glad

“The Lord has done it this very day;     let us rejoice today and be glad.” Psalm 118:24 This is the day that I have made! As you rejoice in this day of life, it will yield up to you precious … Continue reading

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Always be thankful

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13 When your mind is occupied with thanking … Continue reading

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The heart of gratitude

“Sing and make music from your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Ephesians 5:20 Thankfulness takes the sting out of adversity. That is why I have … Continue reading

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Surprising treasures

“Many, Lord, are asking, “Who will bring us prosperity?”     Let the light of your face shine on us. Fill my heart with joy     when their grain and new wine abound.  In peace I will lie down and sleep,     for you … Continue reading

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