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What Legacy Will You Leave Behind?

What Legacy Will You Leave Behind?

by DIANE – Have you ever had to do something that was super hard to do, yet at the same time you knew it was the right thing to do, plus you knew it was the right timing?  I am in that position. My faithful loyal readers, I have been sensing God leading me to […]

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31 Jan Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

His Story vs history

His Story vs history

by DIANE – “As for me, I call to God, and the LORD saves me. Evening, morning and noon I cry out in distress, and He hears my voice. He rescues me unharmed from the battle waged against me, even though many oppose me” (Psalm 55:16-18 NIV). George Washington, the first President of the United […]

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Born to Die?!

Born to Die?!

by GARY ~ SOMETHING TO PONDER. “Here’s a side to the Christmas story that isn’t often told,” written by Pastor and Author, John MacArthur, “those soft little hands, fashioned by the Holy Spirit in Mary’s womb, were made so that nails might be driven through them. Those baby feet, pink and unable to walk, would […]

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“Give Thanks” List

“Give Thanks” List

by DIANE MUSIL– We all have our “GIVE THANKS” List because we do have countless blessings.  But there is one GIFT that is greater than any other GIFT.  It is the one GIFT we need to focus on everyday. THE GIFT is JESUS CHRIST and Him alone! 2 Corinthians 9:15, “Thanks be to God for […]

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16 Oct Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

Time-Our decision how we spend it

Time-Our decision how we spend it

Stores have zoomed right past Halloween and Thanksgiving and have put out the Christmas stuff.  It’s only October!  Does it feel like this year is going by fast?  Does it feel like the last ten years, twenty-five years, or even fifty years has gone by fast?  The answer from most of us is probably, “Yes!” […]

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Even the winds and waves obey Him!

Even the winds and waves obey Him!

“Who is this Man?” they asked.  “Even the winds and waves obey Him!” (Matthew 8:27).   This is my final devotional in the series we have been studying on “The Lord’s Prayer”.  Five “P’s”  have served as my outline for these past several months – Praises, Priorities, Provider, Protection, and Praise.  You notice the first […]

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Be Alert…Watch For Snakes

Be Alert…Watch For Snakes

There are temptations all around us, but God’s protection is greater! In the Lord’s Prayer we read, “And do not lead us into temptation: but deliver us from the evil one” (Matthew 6:13a, NASV). We face temptations in our homes, schools, jobs, internet, TVs, and stores…in our lives, our body, our mind…well, the list is […]

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01 Jul Posted by in Encouragement Today | 1 comment

Free? Celebrate!

Free?  Celebrate!

Dear OUR Father in Heaven, As we celebrate our Nation’s birthday and the freedom we enjoy living in our great country, may we look inward to You, Jesus–our Redeemer, our Truth, our Freedom.  Thank you for the freedom we experience that comes ONLY from You.  May we cherish You more and more.  In Jesus Name […]

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Forgiving Others…Frees You to Run the Race Set Before You

Forgiving Others…Frees You to Run the Race Set Before You

Forgiveness is backwards!  It doesn’t make sense!  Why do I have to forgive a person who hurt and wronged me?  That person should come to me and apologize for what they did to me.  I am innocent and yet, I have to forgive them?!  It’s not fair and I don’t like it.  That person owes […]

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25 Apr Posted by in Encouragement Today | Comments

God Our Provider

God Our Provider

It’s been exciting sharing this series on The Lord’s Prayer. This is the fourth devotional in this series. May you be drawn to your knees in prayer and worship as you meditate on these 56 words in the King James Version. THE LORD’S PRAYER The Lord’s prayer has had a powerful effect on our historical heritage as […]

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