Thanksgiving Psalms Bible Reading Plan

Did you know there are different categories for the Psalms? Bible scholars have classified the Psalms by their overall theme. Not long ago, I journaled through the entire book of Psalms. I learned a lot during my time in the Psalms, but I was especially encouraged by the psalms of praise, thanksgiving, and celebration.  My … Continue reading Thanksgiving Psalms Bible Reading Plan

When Difficult Situations Arise

When difficult situations arise, how do you react? Do you praise through it? Maybe, like me, you don’t always feel like praising in tough times. More often than not, I usually react with grumbling and griping when things get challenging. It’s not easy to be positive in the midst of adversity. But I was recently … Continue reading When Difficult Situations Arise

A study on the Fruits of the Spirit. What does it look like to walk in the Fruit of Joy. Psalm 100:1-2

A Contagiously Joyful Woman

I remember thinking I want to be like her...

As a twelve-year-old girl I was mesmerized by the beauty that radiated from her. With her hands held high and joyful smile across her face she gently swayed back and forth in a dance like motion. I knew staring wasn't polite, but I couldn't help it. Never in all my life had I witnessed someone praise the Lord so passionately. She was contagiously joyful. Beautifully unbound. Graciously wild and free....