Easter Joy

Easter Sunday is here. I love the Easter holiday for a variety of reasons. Some of my favorite childhood memories were made every Easter at my grandparent’s countryside home. First, my cousins and I would take turns to getting our hair done by my grandmother.  She would either use a straightening comb or stove curlers on our hair based on our mother’s request. I still … Continue reading Easter Joy

Devotion: 2 Peter 3

Dear friends, this is now my second letter to you. I have written both of them as reminders to stimulate you to wholesome thinking. 2 I want you to recall the words spoken in the past by the holy prophets and the command given by our Lord and Savior through your apostles. 3 Above all, you must understand that in the last days scoffers will come, scoffing and following their own … Continue reading Devotion: 2 Peter 3

Are you happy?

The encouraging word of the day is … happiness! I often wonder what most people think happiness is.  Webster Dictionary defines happiness this way. Webster tells us that happiness is a state of being happy but he fails to mention the blueprint for getting there. Fortunately the Bible gives us some direction so let’s take some notes from God‘s definition of happiness. When we read … Continue reading Are you happy?

Christmas

Merry CHRISTmas everyone! Hope that your holidays are going well. In all of your celebrating, be sure to take time to thank God for sending his only begotten son Jesus to be a living sacrifice for our sins. John 3:16 states “For God so loved the world, that He gave his only begotten son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting … Continue reading Christmas