Adoption in the News

I googled “adoption” a moment ago and clicked on “news.” It amazed me that after going through 15 Google pages looking for news articles on adopting a child, I came up with three (over the past week). Most of the rest were articles about pet adoptions. I love animals and do think they need homes, but…

October Baby on the Way

I just watched the trailer for the upcoming movie “October Baby.” Actor Robert Amaya who was in the movie “Courageous” is in “October Baby.” If you care about crisis pregnancies, orphans, and adoption, this looks like a movie you will want to see. I know that I want to see it! Starring in this movie…

With Great Joy!

Good News from the book of Jude today! Jesus is able to keep me from stumbling and make me stand in His presence blameless with great joy! Praise the Lord! What does He ask of me? Contend earnestly for the faith… Build up my faith… Pray in the Holy Spirit… Keep in God’s Love… Wait…

Affirmation

Several times in my life I have had the joy of sharing with others how I know that I am a child of God and will definitely spend eternal life in heaven with Him. During those conversations, I usually share Romans 8: 9, 11, & 16– 9 You, however, are not in the realm of…

The Bottom Line

I have heard it said that theft is behind most (or all) sin. For example, murdering someone is like stealing their right to life or stealing someone else’s right to a husband or wife, a son or daughter, a sister or brother. Adultery is stealing someone’s right to a pure relationship with his/her spouse. Lying…

Fixing Eyes

As most mornings tend to be, I came to the throne of grace mentally and emotionally drained from looking into the brown eyes of defiance and battling minds, wills, and emotions. In the hour of my need, God abundantly provided. Today, I studied Hebrews 12 and 13, where I was quickly commanded to lay aside…