• I Will Not Be Shaken
    Faith,  Hope

    I Will Not Be Shaken

    I keep my eyes always on the Lord. With Him at my right hand, I will not be shaken. (Psalm 16:8) No matter what is going on in our lives, we need to keep our eyes on the Lord and stand firm in our faith. I know how hard that is, believe me. My husband and I need a financial miracle right now and time is starting to go against us. I want to give up hope, my flesh and even logic tell me to let go of the vision and dream I believe God has given us for our future, but I am nothing if not stubborn and I will…

  • Hope in God's Word
    Faith,  Hope,  Wisdom

    Hope in God’s Word

    You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in Your word. (Psalm 119:114) I don’t believe any of us purposefully hope in other things. I’ve never heard a Christian say, “You know what, I don’t want to hope in God, I’m going to hope in this or that instead.” I’ve never even thought about it to myself. And yet we all end up hoping in things other than God or His Word, don’t we? When I first got married, Justin and I put our hope in his job because he made a lot of money at the time. But by the end of one month, he’d…

  • Faith

    Blown and Tossed by the Wind

    I’ve been seeking the Lord a lot more lately because of our financial circumstances and trying to figure out what He wants from us. And He keeps telling me over and over to trust in Him. And today, in my morning quiet time, He led me to these three verses from James. 6 But when you ask, you must believe and not doubt, because the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea, blown and tossed by the wind.7 That person should not expect to receive anything from the Lord.8 Such a person is double-minded and unstable in all they do. (James 1:6-8) The Lord revealed to me that I keep asking Him for…