The Bible speaks of Anna, a prophet at the time of Jesus’ birth. You can find her story in Luke 2:36-38. She was a widow whose husband died after only seven years of marriage. She lived as a widow until the age of eighty-four. Anna spent her time in the temple before God worshiping Him with fasting and prayer. As a prophet she knew that the Messiah would come with salvation for Israel. When she … [Read more...] about Salvation Will Come When You Wait on the Lord
Do not provoke your children to anger by the way you treat them. Rather, bring them up with the discipline and instruction that comes from the Lord. Ephesians 6:4 Then – The Coach When they were younger my kids called me a perfectionist. They said I wanted everything perfect and I wanted them to be perfect. Now, that's the way they saw, but that's not the way that I saw. I would always tell … [Read more...] about A Coach and Cheerleader Kind of Mom
Passion is different from purpose Unlike Christ’s passion before His crucifixion, which actually means “painful suffering,” human passion is defined as: “emotions as distinguished from reason.” Sometimes we chase one passion after another. We see someone doing something great and we want to do it too so we jump on the bandwagon only to find out later we were being led by emotions. Many … [Read more...] about Passion vs.Purpose or Passionate About Your Purpose?