Be A Blessing (Proverbs 3:3, 27)

“Let love and faithfulness never leave you; bind them around your neck, write them on the tablet of your heart.” (Prov. 3:3)

“Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act.” (Prov. 3:27)

Before we start each day, I pray with the kids and ask God that He would help us to be a blessing to others that day; that we would be kind, gentle, generous, and loving, and that we would shine the light of Jesus wherever we go. I want to instill in them the focus on loving others before ourselves. (more…)

Short and Sweet (Psalm 117:1-2)

Psalm 117 is the shortest chapter in the Bible, and also brings us right into the middle of the Bible, being the 595th chapter. It reads:

“Praise the Lord, all you nations; extol him, all you peoples. For great is his love towards us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord.” (Psa. 117:1-2)

It’s such a short chapter… only 3 brief sentences, but it packs so much TRUTH about our God in it! Reading through this chapter, it reminded me of the following about the Lord: (more…)