Wanted: Day 3

Ambitiously Adopted 5 God decided in advance to adopt us into his own family by bringing us to himself through Jesus Christ. This is what he wanted to do, and it gave him great pleasure.  Ephesians 1:5(NLT) As a child, I had many questions because I was not raised by my biological parents. Therefore, I struggledContinue reading “Wanted: Day 3”

Wanted: Day 1

Dear Friends, I wrote this devotional for the YouVersion Bible app over a year ago and I wanted to share it with you over the next week. As you read it, I pray that you will be reminded of God’s great love for you and how his love is the core of His relentless pursuitContinue reading “Wanted: Day 1”

The Holy Spirit: Our Teacher, Our Helper

John 14:26 But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all the things that I said to you. In John 14, Jesus tells the disciples that the Father is going to send His Spirit to teach and helpContinue reading “The Holy Spirit: Our Teacher, Our Helper”

My Treasure Lies

My treasure lies on angel’s wings,Where His presence rests and cherubs sing.Not where moth and rust destroy, Or in the arms of a girl or boy. My treasure lies upon a lamb slain,In an eternal place where the Son of Man reigns.Not in a bank stored up where thieves steal,Or in a lie that appearsContinue reading “My Treasure Lies”

Is That All You Have?

Let me be the first to say that I detest grocery shopping. From the lines, insufficient registers, and crowds, I could do without all of it. Let’s just say I try to avoid it at all means. I make every effort to get everything I think we may need every time I go because IContinue reading “Is That All You Have?”

Deciduous or Evergreen: Which One Are You?

Fall is my favorite season. It is representative of the transition from the smoldering heat of summer to the cold of winter. Now, I am speaking from an ideal perspective. However, I live in Texas. So, it usually doesn’t happen that way. It is not unusual for Fall to have 90-degree weather but due toContinue reading “Deciduous or Evergreen: Which One Are You?”

What’s In a Name?

What’s in a name hundreds of centuries-old? That’s still able to move mountains when upon it’s called. What’s in a name? Whether Gentile or Jew? That is full of power and mighty to save both me and you. What’s in a name that makes demons tremble and flee? And yet gentle enough when spoken toContinue reading “What’s In a Name?”

Remember When…

Yesterday, while I was cleaning, the Lord asked me a question. He asked, “Do you remember when you prayed for where you are now?” That very question caused me to pause and reflect on where I am currently in my life. Immediately, I began to recount the many petitions I had taken before the LordContinue reading “Remember When…”