By: Jenni Walker “And Jesus immediately said to them, ‘Take courage. It is I! Don’t be afraid.’” (Matthew 14:27) “And, lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” (Matthew 28:20) * * * * * I recently was reminded of a book that was a childhood favorite. As I lingered over portions … Continue reading A Courageous Heart: “It Matters!” (Part 2)
By: Jenni Walker “My mother taught me by her example that Jesus is everything. He was the wellspring of her love and joy and peace that overflowed into our home.” (Anne Graham Lotz of her mother, Ruth Bell Graham) “I delight to do Your will, O my God, and Your law is within my heart.” … Continue reading A Surrendered Life: “It Matters!” (Part 1)
By: Jenni Walker “Lord, I give up all my own plans and purposes, all my own desires and hopes, and accept Thy will for my life. I give myself, my life, my all utterly to Thee...” ~Betty Scott Stam “Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful.” … Continue reading Being a Wholehearted Woman: It Matters!
By Beth Doohan “The angel told (Mary)… ‘You will conceive and give birth to a son, and you will name Him Jesus.* He will be very great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give Him the throne of His ancestor David. And He will reign over Israel … Continue reading Christmastime is Here
By: Jenni Walker "Christmas is fast approaching. And now that Christ has aroused our seasonal expectations, He'll soon fulfill them all!" ~St. Augustine “You who bring good news to Zion, go up on a high mountain. You who bring good news to Jerusalem, lift up your voice with a shout, lift it up, do not … Continue reading The Anticipated Arrival
By Beth Doohan “For everything there is a season, a time for every activity under heaven.” ~ Ecclesiastes 3:1 “Let not our longing slay the appetite of our living” ~ Jim Elliot * * * * * When … Continue reading Single Life, Part 1: The Gift of Singleness
By: Beth Doohan “‘You will seek Me and find me when you seek Me with all your heart. I will be found by you,’ declares the Lord.” ~ Jeremiah 29:13-14a “Seek the Lord while you can find Him. Call on Him now while He is near.” ~ Isaiah 55:6 * * * * * My … Continue reading I Will Be Found by Them