There are times when I feel like I can't do anything right. Everything I touch crumbles, and it appears I'm incapable of getting it together. Mistakes, mishaps, and misses seem to be all I can muster up. Maybe you've experienced periods like this too? Whenever I find myself in a mistake-making-rut, feelings of worthlessness invade … Continue reading 25 Bible Verses for When You Feel Like You Can’t Do Anything Right
How to cultivate a heart that's willing to love like Jesus when you're struggling to walk in the fruit of love.
A Petals of Wisdom Devotion by Susan B. Mead The Bible tells us in 1 John 4:8 that God is love, yet many still wonder about—and wander from—His perfect love. Even though I grew up in a Christian home, I wondered and wandered too. So I share a story of God's perfect love for one … Continue reading What is Love?
What's the first thought that enters your mind when you think of love? Is it the way you feel towards your family and friends? What about romance—perhaps an intimate embrace from your spouse is what comes to mind? Or maybe you think about the person who selflessly gave up their time to comfort you when you needed … Continue reading The Fruit of Love—Unselfishly Willing
It was a grueling season of slamming doors, elevated voices, and hot, sticky tears. One morning, after another long and heated discussion with my husband, I was exasperated by our inability to come to a resolution. I was confused. I was tired. And I was frustrated. What I really needed was the listening … Continue reading The Power Of A Selflessly Devoted Heart