His mercies are new every morning and for that I am so grateful. Most days are good, but there are those days. On those days, when my head hits the pillow in the evening I praise God for the new day to come. I praise Him for another opportunity to enjoy His mercies. My shortcomings … Continue reading "It is of the Lord's mercies that we are not consumed, because His compassions fail not. They are new every morning. Great is thy faithfulness." Lamentations 3:22-23 NIV Favorite Verse Friday
It's such a well known story: David vs. Goliath. But do you remember the details? How David was sent there? It was a simple errand assigned to him by his father to deliver some food to his brothers and their captain and return home with news. Once he arrived, David dropped off the food with … Continue reading One smooth, round stone
Today, I choose to praise the Lord. The words of Psalm 150 fill my heart. Praise the Lord. Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heavens. Praise him for his acts of power; praise him for his surpassing greatness. Praise him with the sounding of the trumpet, praise him with the harp … Continue reading "Let everything that has breath praise the Lord. Praise the Lord." Psalm 150:6 Favorite Verse Friday
You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up. Deuteronomy 6:7 During the past couple of weeks, I have been running with my children. We only go a mile and … Continue reading Favorite Verse Friday 1/17/20
Our family is reading through the bible this year and recently read Genesis Chapter 23. Once we finish reading the chapter, we switch over to Matthew Henry's Commentary and read the summary. This was especially enlightening this week in regards to Genesis 23: 1-2 "Sarah lived to be a hundred and twenty-seven years old. She … Continue reading 'But death parts those whom nothing else could part'
I thought it would be fun to settle on some regular posts for my blog, and after some time the idea came to me to blog on my favorite bible verses once a week. When I started my blog, I knew I wanted to write, but my vision of "what to write" wasn't quite clear. … Continue reading Favorite Bible Verse Friday