May 1st, 2024

Read 1 Timothy 6:18 NLT Tell them to use their money to do good. They should be rich in good works and generous to those in need, always being ready to share with others. Isn’t it beautiful, the way in which God provides for us so that we, in gratitude, can help provide for others?!  […]

April 30th, 2024

Read Proverbs 22:9  The generous will themselves be blessed, for they share their food with the poor. Do you feel blessed beyond measure? Now, what shall we do with all these blessings?  Paul suggests that “Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family […]

April 29th, 2024

Read Psalm 145:16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing. Yesterday, we talked about releasing control. When we release that control and open our hands to receive God’s blessing our lives begin to change.  God promises to satisfy the desires of every living thing.  God promises to take care of […]

April 28th, 2024

Take a minute and do this exercise with me….close your hands, curl your fingers in, squeeze them all together, push your fingertips deep into your palms.  How does it feel? Do you feel secure or do you feel tense? Is this comfortable or uncomfortable? Now slowly release your fists, straighten  your fingers, open your palms. […]

April 27th, 2024

Read Psalm 34:19 NIV The righteous person may have many troubles,     but the Lord delivers him from them all;  God, Thank You for Your goodness and Your love!  Thank You that even though we face difficulties we can trust that we do not face them alone.  The troubles we experience here in this life are […]

April 26th, 2024

Read Luke 4:18 NIV “The Spirit of the Lord is on me,     because he has anointed me     to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners     and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free, Jesus stood in the temple that day and recited […]

April 25th, 2024

Read Philippians 3:12-13 NIV Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already arrived at my goal, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. 13 Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing […]

April 24th, 2024

Read 2 Corinthians 5:17 NIV Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!  It has taken us a while to get here…and I almost hesitate to say it outloud…but I think spring is finally here!  The trees are budded out and flowers are beginning […]

April 23rd, 2024

Read John 8:31b-36 NIV  Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.  Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” They answered him, “We are Abraham’s descendants and have never been slaves of anyone. How can you say that we shall be set free?” Jesus […]

April 22nd, 2024

Read 1 John 1:5-9 NIV This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all.  If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth.  But if we […]