Why do bad things happen? Why do people get sick? Why do people get hurt? I don't just mean why do bad things happen to good people? I mean why is there suffering in general, like birth defects or cancer or senseless deaths? Some say it's because we live in a sinful world. Some say… Continue reading Why Ask Why?
"From birth I was cast on you; from my mother's womb you have been my God." Psalm 22:10 (NIV) Dedicate: to devote wholly to a purpose or cause; commit wholeheartedly or unreservedly; to set apart for a deity or for sacred uses; consecrate Today is our 1st marriage anniversary! This last year has been packed… Continue reading A Dedicated Life
The Lord says, "I will rescue those who love me. I will protect those who trust in my name. When they call on me; I will answer. I will be with them in trouble. I will rescue and honor them. I will reward them with a long life and give them my salvation." - Psalms… Continue reading I’m in the Lord’s Army
The Lord replied, "My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest." - Exodus 33:14 (NIV)Our baby still has a heartbeat! Praise God! Isn't "he" cute? (We think it's a boy, but we've decided to wait until delivery to find out the sex.) I just wanted to share some of the ways I saw God's… Continue reading A Sigh of Relief and a Thankful Heart
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)Don't worry, be happy. Easier said than done when something is weighing on your mind. We're leaving for our doctor appointment in about an hour and I'm feeling pretty nervous today. … Continue reading Don’t Worry, Be Happy