Author Archives: For Glory Sake!

Strengthen yourself in God

The story of David in the Bible is so exciting. Chapter after chapter he’s in the thick of battles and conflict, fighting, running for his life, even hiding in caves. Protect me as You would protect the pupil of Your … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Spiritual Growth | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Strengthen yourself in God

Psalm 23 & Covid19

Everyday of quarantine I’ve woken up with Psalm 23 ringing in my ears. Today I realized the correlations clearly after reading a fearful article in the paper on governmental control… Ultimately the LORD is my Shepherd, not the president or … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Psalm 23 & Covid19

In the shadow

Things are in an uproar all over the world. 2020 started out fairly normal, but sure changed fast. I went from being concerned with how the pets were relating in our house – to the life and safety of each … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Devotional, Illness, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A word I don’t like.

Cancer. Yuck. I heard it growing up regarding my grandfather. I was about 9. Not long after, I heard it again: my uncle, my grandmother, my two older sisters. It frightened me. The biggest shock came in 2010 when my … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Devotional, Illness, Trust | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on A word I don’t like.

End of me, best place to be!

Today I am just at the end of me. I don’t have any more bright ideas, and I don’t have much energy to care. I don’t think I can possibly push through, I don’t even feel like I can cry. … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Spiritual Growth, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on End of me, best place to be!

Love, just to love

I fell in love with this handsome college guy one Easter morning. I met him and wanted to know him through and through. I wanted to talk to him, stay with him, never leave him. It was all rather shocking … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Devotional, Spiritual Growth, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Love, just to love

I AM with me.

Sit. Wait. Feel His touch, His healing touch. It stills my running heart and eases my soul’s questions. You are the Answer, and all the answers are “yes” in Jesus. Yes, You are here. Yes, You are in control. Yes, … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Poetry, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on I AM with me.

Afraid? Fear not.

Some 300 times in scripture God says “fear not.” In other words, “have peace, you can trust Me!” Angels appearing, crisis happening, things that clearly cause fear… and God says, “don’t, stop.” I have been in scary situations, such as … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Spiritual Growth, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Afraid? Fear not.

It’s a becoming…

I didn’t wake up one day with super natural faith. I wasn’t just born trusting God, or believing His every word. I remember as a child being curious and confused and afraid and a little doubtful. God drew me in … Continue reading

Posted in Devotional, Spiritual Growth | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on It’s a becoming…

Hidden in the cleft

Exodus 33:13 ”Now if I have found favor in Your sight, show me Your way, that I may know You, that I may continue to find favor in Your sight. And see that these people are Your people.” Over the … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Devotional, Illness, Trust | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Hidden in the cleft