Category Archives: The Power of a Discerning Heart

The Power of a Discerning Heart Wrap Up- #PetalsOfWisdom

  The Power of a Discerning Heart A Petals of Wisdom Devotional Series “Keep putting into practice all you learned and received from me–everything you heard from me and saw me doing. Then the God of peace will be with you.” Philippians 4:9 NLT All the knowledge in the world won’t help us unless we put what we’ve learned into

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How to protect ourselves from all of the crazy ideas floating around out there.

How do we protect ourselves from all of the crazy ideas, opinions, and false teachings floating around out there? “Where there is no guidance, a people falls, but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.” Proverbs 11:14 [ESV] My son, who is away at college, sent me a text the other day to let me know he had attended

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Wounds Of A Friend

  Wounds of a Friend by Enid Bozic “Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends.” – Proverbs 17:9 [ESV] Recently, I was hurt by a close friend that I trusted. Even though I’ve been down this road before, it still doesn’t feel good. My natural response is to make a vow that

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A discerning heart knows when to tune out the whispers…

  “Do not accuse anyone for no reason—when they have done you no harm.” Proverbs 3:30 [NIV] Have you ever heard something about someone and thought, “I’m glad I don’t know them?” When I was in high school, an acquaintance of mine told me some not-so-nice things about a girl we went to school with. I didn’t personally know the

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Gardening Your Heart

Gardening Your Heart By Kaitlin Garrison “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.” Proverbs 4:23 [NIV] I don’t know about you, but for most of my life, I’ve equated guarding my heart with building a thick, unbreakable cement wall around it. The phrase ‘guard your heart’ was always presented to me with a connotation

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