The Importance of Speaking Words of Affirmation

Are our words really that important? Does it matter if we use our words to affirm the good in others? Speaking affirming words to my husband has always been a struggle for me. I didn't realize how powerful my words were until God showed me the importance and power of speaking words of affirmation to … Continue reading The Importance of Speaking Words of Affirmation

Sometimes An Encouraging Word Is All You Need

"Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing." 1 Thessalonians 5:11 (ESV) While on the phone with my mom the other day, I mentioned how thankful I was that she had influenced me to regularly read my bible. To my surprise, she told me she had no idea that … Continue reading Sometimes An Encouraging Word Is All You Need

Petitioning God With Words of Promise #PetalsOfWisdom

Today's devotion was written by Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros   “Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving present your requests to God.”  Philippians 4:6, NIV   “I don’t need your help!” I immediately wanted to pluck the words from the air and stuff them back into my mouth. … Continue reading Petitioning God With Words of Promise #PetalsOfWisdom