31 Days of Devotions | Day 31 | Life is Short

Life is Short

Psalm 90:5-6 Yet you sweep people away in the sleep of death- they are like the new grass of the morning. In the morning it springs up new, but by evening it is dry and withered. My Friend*, the one who encouraged me to be the ME I am, once said this: “Life is short. Kentucky […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 30 | Right Decisions

Right Decisions

Psalm 16:7-8 I will bless the Lord who guides me; even at night my heart instructs me. I know the Lord is always with me. I will not be shaken, for he is right beside me. My dad is one of the smartest people in the world. Really, it’s true. I’ve always respected his opinion […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 29 | Learning Patience, RIGHT NOW!

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Acts 1:6-7 When the apostles were with Jesus, they kept asking him, “Lord, has the time come for you to free Israel and restore our kingdom?” He replied, “The Father alone has the authority to set those dates and times, and they are not for you to know.” These are some of the things I […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 28 | Why Should We Give to the Poor?

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Luke 14:12-14 Then Jesus said to his host, “When you give a luncheon or dinner, do not invite your friends, your brothers or sisters, your relatives, or your rich neighbors; if you do, they may invite you back and so you will be repaid. But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, […]

Free Printable – 7 Scriptures to Survive Grief

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I know I needed something tangible to hold onto and sometimes it wasn’t convenient to carry my Bible with me. If you are the same, please click on the image above to open up a free printable PDF of 7 Scriptures to Help Survive Grief. If you haven’t read it yet, you might like the post that goes […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 27 | 4 Ways I Can Keep My Emotions Under Control

4 Ways I Can Keep My Emotions Under Control

1 Peter 5:7 Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you. I react. When my husband runs late and doesn’t call, I panic. By the time he finally walks into the door, I’ve convinced myself he’s been laying in a ditch somewhere. I greet him not with the relief and […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 26 | Attitude!

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Philippians 4:8 Now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. Several years ago, our Bible study leader, whom we affectionately call ‘The Bible Bully’ (shout out to you, […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 25 | When Should We Pray?

When Should We Pray

Psalm 5:3 Listen to my voice in the morning, Lord. Each morning I bring my requests to you and wait expectantly. Psalm 143:8 Let me hear of your unfailing love each morning, for I am trusting you. Show me where to walk, for I give myself to you. An active prayer life creates a close relationship […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 24 | Content with What You Have

Content with What You Have

Hebrews 13:5 Don’t love money; be satisfied with what you have. For God has said, “I will never fail you. I will never abandon you.” Philippians 4:11-13 I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of […]

31 Days of Devotions | Day 23 | He Answers Our Prayers

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Mark 11:22-24 Jesus said to the disciples, “Have faith in God. I tell you the trusth, you can say to this mountain, ‘May you be lifted up and thrown into the sea,’ and it will happen…I tell you, you can pray for anything, and if you believe that you’ve received it, it will be yours. […]