When God Becomes Enough

Photo by Mae Mu When the Lord saw that Leah was unloved, he opened her womb; but Rachel was barren. Genesis 29:31 NKJV Leah is a woman who finds herself in an unpleasant life situation. Her father had given her for marriage to a man who didn’t want her. Leah became Jacob's bride through trickery. … Continue reading When God Becomes Enough

21 DAY FAST DEVOTIONAL ( Free PDF copy)

As we begin a new year, what better time to make the changes we have been desiring in our lives. As a believer, I have often incorporated prayer and fasting at the beginning of the year as a way of mapping out my year. I have leaned into what God is doing in this season. … Continue reading 21 DAY FAST DEVOTIONAL ( Free PDF copy)

Appointed Times and Seasons

Photo by Anne Nygard The Lord said, “I will surely return to you about this time next year, Sarah your wife shall have a son.” Genesis 18:10 Something is revealed in this passage. Even though Abraham and Sarah had been waiting for the promise a long time, God still let them know that the appointed … Continue reading Appointed Times and Seasons

Freedom in Christ Bible Study

It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Galatians 5: 1 What has Christ set us free from? We have been set free from sin. But thanks be to God that, though you used to be slaves to sin…you have been set free from sin and have become slaves to righteousness. Romans 6: … Continue reading Freedom in Christ Bible Study

Proverbs 9:10 Study

Fear of the Lord. The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the holy one is understanding. Proverbs 9:10 Fear comes from the Hebrew word “Yirah”. Yirah has two parts: it can mean to be afraid, to tremble, to be terrified but it can also mean awe, wonder, reverence … Continue reading Proverbs 9:10 Study

A Tale of Two Sisters

Photo by Ryan Moreno When Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, she envied her sister. She said to Jacob,” Give me children, or I shall die!”Genesis 30:1 Genesis 30 gives a tale of two sisters. Rachel and Leah, who happened to be married to the same man(trouble!!). It's hard enough dealing with sibling … Continue reading A Tale of Two Sisters

Hebrews 12:5 In-depth Study

My son, do not regard lightly the discipline of the Lord, nor be weary when reproved by him. For the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and chastises every son whom he receives. Hebrews 12:5-6 ESV We are not to make light of God’s discipline. NJKV says do not despise the chastening of the Lord. … Continue reading Hebrews 12:5 In-depth Study

Matthew 11:28-30 [God’s Rest] In-depth Study

Come to me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rests for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30 Jesus is promising … Continue reading Matthew 11:28-30 [God’s Rest] In-depth Study

A door of hope

In Hebrew, Achor means trouble or affliction. The valley of trouble would be the place where she learns to see God in a new way. Through trouble, God was going to woo her back to His heart. He was going to get her heart back. In the valley of trouble, hope would be birthed.

Who’s in front of you?

the Holy Spirit whispered, “ He who refreshes others will, in turn, be refreshed.”