An ordinary woman with an extraordinary story
10 Ways to Help a Grieving Mom

June 19, 2019

How can I help? A woman sat beside the casket of her son. Her eyes told the story of her heart. Pools of sorrow reflected in her tired face. The weight of loss settled on her shoulders, making it difficult to stand up straight. She tried to talk to everyone, but it took everything she ... Read More »

Some Dreams Come True

June 4, 2019

When I was a child, I thought all my dreams would come true. My life was simple and carefree. My dreams were sweet. I snuggled baby kittens, played under the trees in the backyard, and rode in the back of the pickup while my dad checked the cows. In the summers, I helped pick strawberries ... Read More »

Genesis 22 – The Only Son

May 31, 2019

“Father, thank you for your only Son. Once again, we open your Word and ask you to speak to us through Abraham’s son, Isaac. Please give us clarity of mind and help us understand the depth of your love for us. In Jesus’ name I pray, amen.” Pause and read Genesis 22 before continuing our ... Read More »

Genesis 21 – Promises Kept

May 24, 2019

“Father, we are so grateful for your faithful promises. Please help us to wait patiently with confident hope, because we know you are good. You will keep your word in our lives too, just like you did for Sarah and Hagar. In Jesus’ name I pray, amen.” Please open your Bible and read Genesis 21. ... Read More »

Genesis 19-20 – Judgment and Mercy

May 17, 2019

“Father, today’s story of judgment is difficult to understand. Will you help us learn from your Word and apply it to our lives today? Forgive us Lord, we deserve your judgment, and need your mercy and your love, just like Lot and Abraham. In Jesus’ name I pray, Amen.” Remember from last week’s lesson on ... Read More »