“I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” (Psalm 139:14) “One of them, when he saw that he was healed, came back to Jesus, shouting, ‘Praise God!’ He fell to the ground at Jesus’ feet, thanking him for what he had done…” (Luke 17:15–16) … Continue reading Grit of Gratitude: Jen’s Story
Category: On Mission
A Watered Heart
By: Jenni Walker “The Lord will guide you continually, and satisfy your soul in drought, and strengthen your bones; you shall be like a watered garden, and like a spring of water whose waters do not fail.” Isaiah 58:11 “And all those who were around them encouraged them [and strengthened their hands]…” Ezra 1:6a * … Continue reading A Watered Heart
A Heart of Wisdom
By: Jenni Walker “Be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart, all you who hope in the Lord.” Psalm 31:24 “Teach us to number our days that we may gain a heart of wisdom.” Psalm 90:12 * * * Why is cultivating an encouraged heart from the Lord so important for us as … Continue reading A Heart of Wisdom
By: Jenni Walker “That they may be encouraged in heart, knit together in love, and filled with the full riches of complete understanding, so that they may know the mystery of God, namely Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.” (Colossians 2:2-3) “But Jesus immediately said to them, ‘Take courage! It … Continue reading Take Courage!
A Paradoxical Principle
By: Beth Doohan “Since God chose you to be the holy people He loves, you must clothe yourselves with tender-hearted mercy, kindness, humility, gentleness, and patience. Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds us all together in perfect harmony… And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, … Continue reading A Paradoxical Principle
Beautiful from Within
By: Beth Doohan “In order to learn what it means to be a woman, we must start with the One who made her.” (Elisabeth Elliot) “I praise You because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Your works are wonderful, I know that full well. How precious to me are Your thoughts, God! How vast is the … Continue reading Beautiful from Within
By: Jenni Walker “Inasmuch as you have done it unto one of the least of these, My brethren, you have done it unto Me.” (Matthew 25:40) “But Jesus called them to Himself and said, ‘You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and those who are great exercise authority over them. Yet it shall not be … Continue reading Holy Moments
Live for More!
By: Jenni Walker “Your real, new self (which is Christ’s and also yours, and yours just because it is His) will not come as long as you are looking for it. It will come when you are looking for Him.” (C.S. Lewis) “Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of … Continue reading Live for More!
“He is worth waiting for…”
By: Beth Doohan & Jenni Walker “And now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in You.” Psalm 39:7 “If the Lord Jehovah makes us wait, let us do so with our whole hearts; for blessed are all they that wait for Him. He is worth waiting for. The waiting itself is beneficial … Continue reading “He is worth waiting for…”
We Don’t Belong Here
By: Jenni Walker & Beth Doohan “If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world….I must keep alive in myself the desire for my true country, which I shall not find till after death; I must never … Continue reading We Don’t Belong Here