Check the shop for new artwork based on Psalm 51! Each piece is available individually or as a collection. Psalm 51 records David’s humble plea for mercy and forgiveness as he laments his sin of adultery. He starts by acknowledging his utter disregard for God’s law, and confesses his failure to reflect God’s standard of holiness. […]
I hope you’re praising God for all that you plan to enjoy this Thanksgiving — a warm cozy home, a nourishing and satisfying meal, laughter and fellowship, family and friends, break from routines, new memories in the making. I hope you thank Him specifically for all the blessings of everyday comfort and happiness, and all the intangible […]
Let’s face it, we live in a stress-filled world. We excel at being chronic worriers. We fill our minds with anxious thoughts of everything that might go wrong. Our souls are less than tranquil. We have all these pressures piled on us. Getting our next paycheck, keeping the car running smoothly, preparing for bad weather, following politics, […]
Welcome to the Choosing Gratitude study! If you’re not sure what this is all about, we’re studying through Choosing Gratitude by Nancy Leigh DeMoss. See the Introduction for more details. How Can I Say Thanks? We’re finally getting to the heart of having a gratitude attitude — how can we make it happen? Here are some practical steps we […]
When you feel hopeless or helpless… When you feel utterly alone… When your heart breaks… When you shrink under fear… When you almost drown in grief… When you fall down again and again… When you can’t see the light… When you’re blinded by the pain… When you need courage, refuge, hope… Look to Jesus. He […]
I love catching glimpses of unifying threads between the Old and New Testaments. Like seeing pictures of Christ in the historical and prophetic books. Or realizing Israel’s significance in the Pauline epistles. Or seeing God’s overarching plan of redemption all the way from Genesis through Revelation. And lately, I’ve been noticing another common thread — the […]
If you need extra encouragement today, spend some time in Psalm 63. Meditate on it. Pray it back to God. Let it be your heart’s cry to your Savior. Cling to Him. And find comfort in the shadow of His wings. Read Psalm 63 Share with me! What’s your favorite Psalm of comfort?