Tag Archive: Christianity

A for Author (Sunday Devotional & A-Z Challenge 2012)

Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – He has made everything beautiful . . .

He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also He has put eternity in their hearts, except that no one can find out the work that God does from beginning to end. ~… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Knowing Too Much

And I set my heart to know wisdom and to know madness and folly. I perceived that this also is grasping for the wind. For in much wisdom is much grief, and he… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Recalling Truth

Have you ever read a story that was continued by someone who wasn’t the original author? It’s not quite the same.  They may do a good job about keeping the characters true, or… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Learning from Others

I seem to be developing a theme lately about being able to receive correction.  It really isn’t intentional, but it is a fitting subject for us writers.  Whether that correction comes in the… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Simple or Prudent?

The simple believes every word, But the prudent considers well his steps. ~ Proverbs 14:15 This almost matches perfectly with last week’s devotional (Loving Correction). A friend of mine (Lissa at Quid for… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Loving Correction

Whoever loves instruction loves knowledge, But he who hates correction is stupid. ~ Proverbs 12:1 Having just finished several entries for a couple different contest at the beginning of February, this scripture has… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – What is Love?

. . . Do not fear; Zion, let not your hands be weak. The LORD your God in your midst, The Mighty One, will save; He will rejoice over you with gladness, He… Continue reading

Tuesday Tantalizer – Interview & Giveaway with Shades of the Orient Author, Stephanie Guerrero

Today, I am very privileged to have Stephanie Guerrero here for an interview!  I connected with Stephanie back in October/November.  I know her brother and sister-in-law through my NaNo co-ML (The Barenaked Critic),… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Knowing God

This week has been crazy, and I’m typing this devotional up with seven minutes to spare before I have to leave for church (wait, no, not really, because I still have to send… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Trust

So, remember that devotional I wrote a couple weeks ago?  The one about acknowledging Him? We’re going to go back to that verse today, because there’s more. Trust in the Lord with all… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Acknowledge Him

This week has not gone well, in terms of things that I set out to accomplish.  I can actually say, for the first time in months, that the family is not on the… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – New Creation

New Year’s Day is here, and with it the thought of resolutions and goals and everything we wanted to become in the previous year but weren’t able to. It’s almost impossible to do… Continue reading

Advent Devotional – For Unto Us a Child is Born . . .

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father,… Continue reading

Advent Devotional – Joseph

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was as follows: After His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Spirit. Then Joseph her husband,… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Preparing for Advent

I’m going to take a break from the writing devotionals for the holidays. Advent begins today, and Christmas has always been something incredibly near and dear to my heart. The word ‘advent’ means… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Thanksgiving for Deliverance from Death

For those of you who are not American, our Thanksgiving holiday is coming up this week.  The first (recognized) Thanksgiving in America was celebrated in 1621 when the pilgrims had an abundant harvest.… Continue reading

Comfort – Sunday Devotional

My eyes have become strained from looking for your promise. I ask, “When will you comfort me?” Psalms 119:82 (God’s Word translation) There have been many times in my life when it has… Continue reading

Sunday Devotional – Revive Me

My soul clings to the dust; Revive me according to Your word. Psalm 119:25 NKJV I love this scripture in the King James and New King James, but sometimes I can’t see past… Continue reading

Perishable and Imperishable Crowns – Sunday Devotional

Photo credit: hotblack from morguefile.com Do you not know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run in such a way that you may obtain it.… Continue reading

The Days Fashioned For Me – Sunday Devotional

Your eyes saw my substance, being yet unformed. And in Your book they all were written, The days fashioned for me, When as yet there were none of them. Psalms 139:16 NKJV There’s… Continue reading