Devotionals

Selfish Needs and God’s Purpose

I have been selfish. I have made mad plans for my life from the time that I was a little girl. Plans to be a singer, an artist, a teacher and architect followed me. Plans to travel, walk where the Patriarchs treaded and queens prayed to Jesus, and to stand under the shadows of the… Read More Selfish Needs and God’s Purpose

Devotionals

Following Peter

The seas have been rocky most of my life. I hold tight to the rail in case I am flung to the deck. I grab on to my loved ones in case the sea tries to pull them in. I deny queasiness and avoid looking too deep into the blue. It’s too dreadful to think… Read More Following Peter

Devotionals, Prayer

When You Have Nothing Else, Offer Prayer

In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace Ephesians 1:7 NIV In Him we have been offered eternity. Life forever lies at the foot of the cross. Nothing can surpass this gift and nothing that we do can be worthy of such. What happens… Read More When You Have Nothing Else, Offer Prayer