(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.
(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
When you get married you never expect to hear your husband ask you to lie for him. He is supposed to be your knight in shining armor ready to protect you from all harm. At least that is the dream most of us have as we walk down the aisle. Sarai thought the same when … Continue reading Lie For Me
In a land far away, known as Ur, by the southern end of the Euphrates River, lived a man and his beautiful wife. The lived with his dad and took in his nephew when his brother died. His nephew was like a son to him since his wife could not get pregnant. His dad decided … Continue reading The Journey Begins
Trying to find contentment in a world that is full of chaos and turmoil is nearly impossible. That is if you are trying to find it in the things of this world. Fame and fortune can lead to loneliness, despair and even death, as we have witnessed with some of the celebrities. So how do we … Continue reading The Heart of Contentment
Hope is a funny four letter word. It, not matter what, always looks to the future, "I hope you feel better." Even in the past tense, "I hoped you would come.", hope is in a future action. In 1 Peter 1:3-5 we see; Hope looks to the future because it is living. It based on … Continue reading Do You Have a Reason?
No matter what happened in the life of this branch it kept going in the direction God had purposed for it. It didn't give up and go off in a different direction that was easier it persevered through the storms and hindrances that came its way.
It is so hard to walk through this world and not get stuck in the muck and mire of it. We can let our emotions lead us into where we shouldn't be. So how when emotions all around us are running rampant do we protect ourselves. Jesus knew that while we are not of this … Continue reading How To Walk Through This World
One of my favorite songs growing up was "I'm Leaving On A Jet Plane" by Peter, Paul, and Mary. My favorite part of the song was, "'Cause I'm leavin' on a jet plane, Don't know when I'll be back again." It was the sense of freedom that got to me. I wouldn't have to go … Continue reading I Am Leaving
This week we see that Jesus is better than Santa Clause in that, He knows what we are thinking. He also talks about joy.