God sightings, Living in Faith, Scripture verses

Blessed to be me — blessed to be you

Sometimes God shows up in my everyday life in ways I don’t expect, especially when I’m not looking. That happened last Friday night at our nephew’s football scrimmage. I was sitting by the aisle but wasn’t paying too much attention to the people who walked past. Once when I did look up, it was just… Continue reading Blessed to be me — blessed to be you

Living in Faith

Following through on the promises we make

Promises. We’ve all made them, but how well do we keep them? Do we even remember the promises we make long enough to follow through? That issue has been percolating in the back of my mind for several weeks, thanks to a nameless cupbearer in the Bible. He’s found in the book of Genesis, buried… Continue reading Following through on the promises we make

Living in Faith, Monday Motivation, Scripture verses

Monday motivation: It’s never too late

Here's a nice thought to start our Monday: It is never too late to be what you might have been. Every day is a new day, and a new chance to start over or at least take a step -- even if it's only a really small one -- in the direction of our dreams.… Continue reading Monday motivation: It’s never too late

Living in Faith, Scripture verses

Being faithful like Moses

I’ll be the first to admit that when I’m looking for parts of the Bible to read, I don’t normally gravitate toward Numbers. But a couple of verses from my devotional a few days ago really struck me. In them (Numbers 12:6-8), God is talking to Moses and his siblings Aaron and Miriam: “Listen to… Continue reading Being faithful like Moses