Lemons and Lemonade

Lemons and Lemonade

Romans 8:28 NIV “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” We’ve all heard the phrase, “When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade.” Somehow, this has become a battle cry to help us...
Strong and Courageous

Strong and Courageous

Joshua 1:9 NIV “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” How would you define courage?  …The ability to stand up to an enemy? …The ability to do something you...
Be Of Good Courage

Be Of Good Courage

In Deuteronomy 31:6 NKJV as Moses is transitioning his leadership to a man named, Joshua, he tells the nation of Israel to “Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not...
Fear is a Thief

Fear is a Thief

Growing up in east Texas on a small farm was everything you would imagine it to be. Collecting eggs from the hen house. Holding newly hatched ducklings or watching one of the mares give birth to a new colt. Feeding the cows and throwing hay bales up into the...
Overcoming Fear

Overcoming Fear

Have you ever been scared of something? I mean, truly terrified?  Bigger than the spider or mouse scampering across the kitchen floor.  Or the peanut butter that somehow gets stuck in the roof of your mouth…  I mean we all have had moments...