By Lisa Shaw
Philippians 4:13 (AMP) I have strength for all things in Christ Who empowers me [I am ready for anything and equal to anything through Him Who infuses inner strength into me; I am self-sufficient in Christ’s sufficiency].
2014 a year that began with great expectation—a year full of hope and promise. I still remember the first radio broadcast I did for 2014 on The Whole Woman online radio program. It was a series on Living an Exceptional Year. I was under no delusions that the year would bring its share of laughter and tears—pain and joy. And so walk with me as I share my year at a glance.
A worn carpet
A wet face
A dry mouth
A body lacking sleep
By Isunji Cardoso
The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed (Psalm 31:18 NLT)
As 2014 comes to a close, I wonder whether I am the only one who feels like the past twelve months have gone completely different from the way I envisioned in January… As always I had big plans, great expectations and high hopes, but life, apparently, had other ideas. In the course of 5 months, I experienced the death of as many friends and loved ones all of which were sudden and unexpected.
By Wanda Ward
You ever notice how those shiny wrapped packages and twinkling white lights can bring joy and a smile to even the stoniest of hearts this time of year?
Yet the desire for the perfect gift can lead one into some stressed-out shopping and mindless spending for some soon neglected trinkets, if we aren’t careful.
By Elisse Kipe
“ Come now, let’s settle this,” says the LORD. “Though your sins are like scarlet, I will make them as white as snow. Though they are red like crimson, I will make them as white as wool.” Isaiah 1:18 NLT Continue Reading
By Andrea Perdue
As I reflect on the greatest gift I’ve ever been given in this life, I’ve discovered it to be one that lacks monetary value. In fact, there is no tangible way to measure it at all.