God’s Protective Hand

"Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained angels unawares." -¬†Hebrews 13:2 Today I have a very interesting story to relay to you. It is one in which the events seemed most natural to me, but upon reflecting later, my family and I were amazed at the intervention of what we know to be an angel sent by the loving protective Hand of … [Read more...]

Training Children

Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he won't depart from it." Proverbs 22:6   What a wonderful promise in God's Word! It's so very encouraging to know that the Lord will bless our efforts to train our children, even though at times you may shake your head and wearily wonder if it's worth all the effort. As a mother of four grown children who … [Read more...]

Hannah, Full of Grace

I Samuel 1:2 "The name of one was Hannah." As we study the women of the Bible, we are drawn to I Samuel, and a woman named Hannah, who exemplifies many attributes of a wife and mother that we should try to follow and a woman who was greatly used by God. We first find, that she was in a situation that we know nothing about and a position that I would never want to be … [Read more...]

Adopted By God

Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us that we should be called the sons of God." 1¬†John 3:1a Once a baby is born into this world, he/she is someone's child, someone's son or daughter. Sometimes the parents are not able or do not want to care for the child and then the child can be adopted by people who have a desire to love and care for him/her. Special … [Read more...]

Search the Scriptures

  Search the Scriptures So that we may no longer be children, tossed to and fro by the waves, and carried about with every wind of doctrine...." Ephesians 4:14 Fall comes late in the South and over the past two months, the leaves have turned red, yellow and orange and have fallen off the trees in abundance. As I watch out the window over my kitchen sink, the wind is … [Read more...]