The Fruit of Love—Unselfishly Willing

    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

I felt like I was fumbling around grasping for slivers of joy.

Grasping For Slivers Of Joy

Three things to remember about God when you feel like you're grasping for slivers of joy in a difficult season.

The Fruit of Joy _I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete._ John 15_11(2)

Where does the Fruit of Joy come from?

I am so excited to have Jill M Hoven sharing with us again today! Jill and I collaborated together during part one of our study on the Fruit of Self-control. You might remember this powerful truth she shared with us in her guest devotion: “It’s not by my own power that I gain self-control. It’s through … Continue reading Where does the Fruit of Joy come from?

Self-control: A closer look at the fruits of the spirit. Galatians 5:22-23

When My Mouth Takes Over

When My Mouth Takes Over By Jill Hoven It’s one of my worst habits. I interrupt. I don’t know why, but I’m often compelled to interject my thoughts into another’s. It’s uncontrollable. Or is it? The Bible tells us in Proverbs 25:28 how “A man without self-control is like a city broken into and left … Continue reading When My Mouth Takes Over

Happily Ever After a Petals of Wisdom Devotion by Kathryn J Bain

Happily Ever After

    Happily Ever After By Kathryn J. Bain The devil likes to tempt us. For me, he uses my book sales. If I don’t do as well as I’d like, Satan whispers “You can make more money writing erotica.” And when I hesitate at the notion, the evil one will add, “Other Christian authors … Continue reading Happily Ever After