Category: Bible

Become Like Little Children

Matthew 18: 1-7 NIV 1At that time the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Who, then, is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?” 2 He called a little child to him, and placed the child among them. 3 And he said: “Truly I tell you, unless you…

YOUR CHILD’S HEART

I Samuel 16:7 b says: “Man does not see what the Lord sees, for man sees what is visible, but the Lord sees the heart.” Luke 16:15 b says:                               …

PRAYING OVER YOUR CHILDREN

For the past fifty years I have prayed over my sleeping children, then grandchildren. Even when they were in their teens (too busy usually to pray with me) I knelt beside their beds late at night and prayed specifically for them. When my sons…

Encouraging Words for Parents

Today’s encouraging words for parents are from Songs from a Mother’s Heart: Meditations on the Psalms by Pamela J. Kennedy-posted by Jean Matthew Hall Psalm 9: 1-2 1 I will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart;     I will tell of all your wonderful…

For Parents: Inspiring Blogs & FaceBook Pages

I was supposed to make my first Saturday post for parents last week. My apologies for missing that date. During the Christmas holiday my sweet sister-in-law and dear friend of 50 years died in a tragic auto accident. I spent the first week of January…

Bringing Big Doctrines Down to Kid Size

How can we teach Bible doctrine to children in ways that they can understand?

Most Significant Books Part 1

I follow the A3 blog-“Almost An Author.” Several weeks ago a post challenged me to list the ten most significant books I have read. At first I thought of that question “If you were stranded on an island alone what three books would you…

On My Shelf Again

The books that belong On My Shelf have been packed in boxes and out of sight and reach for more than a month. And my “shelf” didn’t even exist. For this writer that’s kind of like trying to type or word process my words…

THANKSGIVING Part 5

But thanks be to God, who always puts us on display in Christ and through us spreads the aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place. I Corinthians 2:14-15 (HCSB) What happens when an athletic team wins a big championship? There’s an even bigger celebration,…

Thanksgiving Part 4

Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever.  I Chronicles 16:34 (NKJV) For me two words stand out in this verse of Scripture. MERCY, and FOREVER. What would I do without the LORD’s mercy? I don’t deserve it. I can’t earn it….

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