I was so excited! The new devotional I ordered from Amazon had arrived, and I couldn’t wait to sit down with the boys before bed and read it to them. After they got their jammies on, I gathered them in the living room and began to read. While I was reading, son #3 jumped on the back of son #1 and a wrestling match ensued. I calmed them down and began to read again. Then son #2 interrupted because he was thirsty...
God's Inspirational Promise Book, by Max Lucado, and Joy for the Journey, by various authors, are two of my favorite short devotional books for when I truly only have 2-5 minutes for quiet time, or I'm hurting so badly I need help finding my way.
When I was little my Mom had us memorize many, many verses, and I hated it. I told her when I grew up, I wasn’t going to do it and for years I didn’t. It wasn’t until several years ago, when those verses I’d memorized as a child would come back to me in moments when I needed them, I realized the value of memorizing God’s Word.
Do you struggle to find time to spend with God? Like the Psalmist, does your heart long for time to meet with God?
You may already know about YouVersion for your smartphone or tablet, but just in case you don’t…. I love this app! It was created by LifeChurch.tv in Oklahoma City, a community church that was planted in 1996 by Craig Groeschel. For those who like to highlight and take notes, it is easy with YouVersion. You can highlight in different… Continue reading YouVersion App
This YouTube channel and website are quickly becoming some of my favorites because of their clear, concise Biblical message, and professional quality videos. It can be a struggle to understand Biblical concepts and then explain them to your kids. The Bible Project breaks down books of the Bible; themes like “The Messiah” and “Holiness”; and… Continue reading The Bible Project