For my first Five Minute Friday. The prompt word is Steady. It is amazing how it fits on what Jesus says about getting rid of worry.
Worry zaps our faith. As our worry grows our faith gets smaller.
In Matthew chapter 6, Jesus covers worry in all aspects. He talks about what it does to our bodies, our spiritual life, and how to defeat worry. I think it is interesting that Jesus starts out talking about worry with eating. So many of us turn to comfort food when we are stress out over … Continue reading Birds of the Air
(Photograph by Nathan Anderson - Unsplash) This week's stream is found in Matthew 6. Jesus, Himself leads us to this stream to put to rest the anxiousness we so get tangled up with. Dip into this stream and seek the quietness that lies within.
People are looking to find peace worldwide. They turn to world leaders, religious leaders, psychologist, prescriptions, illegal drugs, alcohol, and the list goes on. None of which can bring them the true peace they are looking for. They want peace from stress, emotional hurts, for the world, from terror.... Look to man for the answers as to … Continue reading Paul’s Prescription for Peace
(Daily Streams photo by Anton Romanov-Unsplash) Most of our unrest comes from within ourselves. Worry, stress, fear.... all can be put to rest once we catch on to what the Bible has to say about it. As we go through the next few weeks learning … Continue reading Reading Plan – Daily Streams to Quiet the Mind
How many of us come home from a vacation trip feeling like we need a vacation from the vacation? We come home and have to do the dirty laundry that built up over the trip. Go shopping because there is now food in the house. Lastly, get everyone back into their weekly routine. Running kids to … Continue reading New Study – Streams of Refreshment For Summer
Sarah died without seeing Issac getting married or grandkids. God had changed her name to Sarah meaning a princess over many, yet she only had one son. A child she had waited basically her whole life to have. We have seen her trust God for her protection. We have seen her lack of trust and … Continue reading The Death of A Princess
Just as He said, God visited Sarah and opened her womb. So at 90-years-old Sarah had a baby boy and Abraham was 100. I wonder as she was going through childbirth if her focus was on the promise God had given her to get through the pain? Did she get to the point where she … Continue reading It’s A Boy
This is the last week we will be spending with Sarah. Still, don't know her beauty secrets. One thing that we do know is she loved Abraham enough to lie for him. She had become content with her lot in life and being barren. She wasn't perfect and even laughed at the absurdity of the … Continue reading Reading Plan Sarah Week 6