Last week I blogged about John 15:1-2, and this week I wanted to continue with John 15:4-5 which says, "Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit...

While I can't say I know a thing about gardening, which would be obvious if you saw our flower beds (or lack-thereof) I do love any analogy that helps me better understand my relationship with Jesus. John 15:1-2 says, “I am the true vine, and my...

It only seems appropriate to share a verse on freedom this week, the week of July 4th. Galatians 5:13 says, "You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly...

Have you ever realized that the Lord's prayer says "your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven (Matthew 6:10)." Why? Because God wants heaven's kingdom to reign here on earth. But what happens when your current situation on earth...

I am not one who is a good at resting. I think I took after my dad as even though he is officially "retired" he doesn't sit still, ever. There are always projects and always things to be done and I am the exact same...

Last week I shared Hebrews 12:1 and this week I am continuing on with the next verse Hebrews 12:2 in the NASB says, "fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising...

Hebrews 12:1 is a verse that I love and another verse that I am not sure how I went so long without sharing. The Passion Translation says, "As for us, we have all of these great witnesses who encircle us like clouds, each affirming faith’s...

It's been awhile since I have shared a verse on Monday and so I am excited to share today. Somehow I have shared 178 verses without sharing Philippians 4:6-7. Or maybe I have and I forgot. Either way, it's a verse that seems so relevant...

Last week I posted about the pools of water in Isaiah 41, but I am not stopping there. Over and over throughout scripture God references a dry area of land and then mentions a body of water that washes the dryness away. I was reminded...