Devotion

The One You Need to Complete You This Year

Happy New Year! it is super exciting to begin another year of devotions, sharing the love and joy of Christ with you. Last year I started the year by choosing a "Word of the Year" for myself in which I would embrace and connect with throughout the year. The 2019 word "Grow" worked well for… Continue reading The One You Need to Complete You This Year

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I Found Peace In My Soul Praying For My Son’s

Time really does fly by when you are having fun, well and even when you are walking in the valleys.  It was just yesterday I was eating a Jumbo Jack from Jack In The Box and two tacos in labor, ready to deliver this amazing baby boy I had waited what seemed like forever to… Continue reading I Found Peace In My Soul Praying For My Son’s

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Nine Bible Verses To Pray When We Need to Get “Right Sized”

  Hi sweet friend.  This week we will continue digging deeper into 1 Corinthians 13:4-8.  Last week we focused on the first few characteristics of what love is and a few Bible verse to pray for patience and kindness.  Click on today's video for a closer look at four attributes of what love is not.… Continue reading Nine Bible Verses To Pray When We Need to Get “Right Sized”

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Six Bible Verses To Hear God Through Jesus’ Teachings

Well friend, I have to say I have really enjoyed writing this series about hearing from God.  It has helped me personally do dig deeper into His Word, pray differently, and to pay more attention to my surroundings and circumstances to hear God's voice in my daily life.  But this isn't just a one month… Continue reading Six Bible Verses To Hear God Through Jesus’ Teachings

Motivation for Your Monday

Motivation for Your Monday: Open the Door

  Welcome to 2019! And Blog post 100 on Living Joy Today!! It's a  new year and a new week to come to Jesus.  Let's open our hearts to him today.  He is just waiting for us to hear his voice and open our doors to Him.  We can hear his voice through scripture, prayer, and… Continue reading Motivation for Your Monday: Open the Door

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5 Bible Verses Professing Jesus is The Light of the World

Yes, friend, it was a silent night and it was an oh so Holy night.  I wish you a very Merry Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  As we light the Christ Candle today on this special day, the eve of Jesus birth. Let's take a quick look at how Luke told the story in Luke… Continue reading 5 Bible Verses Professing Jesus is The Light of the World

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How Do You Spell Love this Advent Season…Jesus

The Fourth week of Advent we light the candle of Love. For as John 3:16 so lovingly proclaims, "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life." I love what 1 John 4:7 says about love, "let us… Continue reading How Do You Spell Love this Advent Season…Jesus

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3 Joyful Scriptures For Week Three of Advent

The second Fruit of the Spirit after Love is Joy.  A virtue way deeper than happiness could imagine being.  True joy comes from living for and in Christ.  God sent us his only Son so we could experience joy every day no matter what we have, or who we have lost in our lives.  Jesus… Continue reading 3 Joyful Scriptures For Week Three of Advent

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5 Bible Verses of Peace During The Most Wonderful, Stressful Time of Year

I don't know if when Edward Pola and George Wyle were writing the song, "It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year" or when Andy Williams was singing it if they realized the lyrics could have been, "It's the Most Wonderful, Stressful Time of the Year".  I get the "Parties for hosting" and the "caroling out… Continue reading 5 Bible Verses of Peace During The Most Wonderful, Stressful Time of Year

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7 Scriptures of Hope For The First Week Of Advent

Growing up in the Christian Church one of my most favorite parts of each Sunday service leading up to Christmas was the lighting of the Advent Wreath.  Each week, for the four weeks leading up to Christmas, a different family lit a new candle and shared a message and scripture pertaining to each candle.  Hope,… Continue reading 7 Scriptures of Hope For The First Week Of Advent