A Word of Encouragement · fmf · For Those in Ministry

Don’t Let Your Trials Define You

Having a chronic illness can bring us down at times. Sometimes, I  am so drained, I can barely move. There are days when I am not motivated to do anything. Today is one of those days. I am trying to write this in an effort to NOT be defined by my problems. I read once that… Continue reading Don’t Let Your Trials Define You

Book Reviews · For Those in Ministry

I have been waiting for a mentoring resource like this!

I have been waiting years for a women’s mentoring resource like this. ADORNED Living out the Beauty of the Gospel Together by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth {There are affiliate links on the page} {I received a copy of this book from the publisher for the purpose of this review} As a pastor’s wife, I have tried… Continue reading I have been waiting for a mentoring resource like this!

Random Thoughts

Beauty and the Beast Gets an A+

Last night our son came home from work and asked if he could take us to see a movie. We both have issues that are aggravated by going to the movies but hadn’t been to the movies in over a year so we accepted. He took us to a very nice theater that has recliners… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Gets an A+

A Word of Encouragement · Random Thoughts

Excerpt From Waiting & Trusting ~ Speak Life

Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. Ephesians 4:29-30 (NLT) A Godly Woman I’m inspired by a godly woman from our church, Delores. A year or so before my illness, she… Continue reading Excerpt From Waiting & Trusting ~ Speak Life

A Word of Encouragement

Follow Christ ~ Abandon Everything

There is this way of living: abandon all worries and abide in Christ — all is well. The relief’s in the release of everything into the hands of the God. Isn’t it all safer in His hands anyways?[sic] Abandon and abide — all is well. -Ann Voskamp Will you follow Christ and Abandon Everything? abandon2  [uh–ban-duh… Continue reading Follow Christ ~ Abandon Everything

A Word of Encouragement · fmf

FMF: Purpose: Getting Kicked in the Shins

It’s Friday! It’s Sunday! Time for the Five Minute Friday Challenge. 🙂   Time to write for five minutes on a prompt. Click on the image to see what bloggers came up with. The Prompt is Purpose.   “He kicked me on purpose!” As a preschooler, my son often said these words or words like… Continue reading FMF: Purpose: Getting Kicked in the Shins