Fruits of the Spirit

This year, the boys and I are taking a month to focus on each of the fruits of the Spirit: love, joy, peach, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self control. The idea came to me in January and I thought it fitting to begin focusing on love first beginning in February. The short story of February is that until the end of it, love … Continue reading Fruits of the Spirit

November 18th: Do not be overcome by evil

Romans 12:21 says, “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” I am thankful when the Bible is able to put into words the things I can not. Because there are too many inspirational quotes, sarcastic memes, and political agendas that fill up my mind. They float around above me as I try to catch them, weigh and measure them, and decide … Continue reading November 18th: Do not be overcome by evil

November 14th: Words on The State of Our World

“God hath divers ways into divers men. Into some he comes at noon, in the sunshine of prosperity; to some in the dark and heavy clouds of adversity. Some he affects with the music of the church; some, with some particular collect or prayer; some, with some passage of a sermon, which takes no hold of him that stands next to him. Watch the ways … Continue reading November 14th: Words on The State of Our World