The 12 Days of Christmas are not the 12 days before Christmas, as many people think. For most of the Western Church, the 12 days are from December 25 to January 6 (Epiphany, or the day observed as the
The kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit . . . Let us pursue the things which make for peace and the things by which one may edify
So the week has been overwhelming? You want a sanitized house. Your family deserves nutritious meals. Your job is demanding (whether you are an office slave or a household servant!). You would like to take an art course, write
“Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.
Revival. It’s such a big, powerful word. It represents restoration, strength, and awakening. When our faith is revived, it becomes deeper than ever. Revival is the sovereign work of Almighty God. In Isaiah 64, God’s people had been carried
I always smile when someone tells me he or she has no faith. . . . Everyone lives by faith to a certain extent. When you go to a doctor, you need faith to trust his diagnosis. When the
They reel to and fro, and stagger like a drunken man, and are at their wits’ end. Then they cry out to the Lord in their trouble, And He brings them out of their distresses. —Psalm 107:27–28 To be
Telling you to develop an attitude of gratitude may be so familiar that you simply respond, “Yeah, yeah. I’ve heard that before.” But sometimes we all need to hear it again. Keeping a “gratitude list” may sound corny, but it redirects your mind and lifts your mood.
Stop waiting for God to do what God is waiting for you to do. What a great joy to be traveling with Women of Faith on The Farewell Tour for the original speakers that I call The Sensational Six.
How often do we say, “I love You” to the Lord? We know we love Him. We know He loves us. But how often do we say it with full and grateful hearts? As we’re absorbing His creation . . . do