Posts Tagged ‘Contentment’

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what is that to you?

August 20th, 2015 | Posted by Sheryl Briggs
It has been said, "Comparison is the thief of joy." I don't know who penned those words but I know every woman, young and old, needs to hear and believe that truth, myself included. I'm not sure when it's learned or how, but we as girls have a natural tendency to compare, to copy, imitate, and compete. read more...

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taking all burdens off

February 25th, 2015 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Nothing is so satisfying as having a list at the end of the day with all the boxes checked off. And nothing makes me feel defeated like an unchecked list that only grows longer tomorrow. It has been said that the human heart will always try to make our salvation about us, what we do, and not about Him and what He has done. We preach salvation by grace alone, but often we drift backwards and take it upon ourselves to earn it. read more...

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enough?

December 31st, 2014 | Posted by Deanna Meyer
So, I'm about to let you in on a secret. A big one! Come closer. A little closer. Are you ready? Okay, this may come as a surprise, but, I'm not perfect. I know, I know. It's shocking. According to every job interview I've had, I'd say the exact opposite rings true, but alas, I'm not. *sigh* I guess I'm writing on this topic this week in hopes that others need to hear this in the same way that I have voraciously needed to hear it. read more...

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intrusion

January 6th, 2014 | Posted by Honey Simons
It's been a couple of days since I discovered that my home has been burglarized and many things were taken from my home. I am 80 years old and have lived alone since being widowed almost nine years ago. read more...

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the snare of compare

July 22nd, 2013 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
In John 21, Jesus has specific directions for Peter, giving him the responsibility to feed His lambs and sheep. Then, the Lord makes that ominous statement about Peter's impending death. But when Peter sees John standing by, he asks "Lord, what about him?" read more...