Fix Your Eyes On Jesus
Spiritual Growth

Fix Your Eyes On Jesus

I love thrift stores. There’s something about getting a great deal that just makes me happy. One of my latest finds was a brand new Bible trivia book. I’m a knowledge junkie so Bible trivia is one of my favorite things. In this book, there was a question I had never thought of before, and…

12 Motivating Female Christian Youtubers
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12 Motivating Female Christian Youtubers

Let’s face it: We need more Female Christian YouTubers! Have you realized how powerful YouTube videos are to convey messages? Recently I discovered that there is a need for more women speakers. Personally, as a woman, while I admire many well-known men who have motivational channels, I began a search for Christian women from all…

God Prunes Us With Love
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God Prunes Us With Love

God Prunes Us With Love. My in-laws live among fertile farmland in Northern California. Miles of thriving nut orchards surround a small vineyard that my Father-in-law planted so he could produce and bottle wine. It’s been a passion of his for years and he’s enjoyed learning how to carefully care for the vines. As he…

Why Does God Allow War?
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Why Does God Allow War?

In a perfect world there would be no wars. No need for national defense, armies or spies.  Peace would reign and all countries would get along, sharing resources and contributing for the greater good. Unfortunately, we don’t live in a perfect world.  We have a hard time trying to get our own kids to get…

A Box of Prayers
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A Box of Prayers

I wasn’t brought up in a Christian home. On occasion my mother would read a few passages from the Bible on Christmas morning before we opened gifts.  While her intention to carry on a tradition may have been honorable, it fell on deaf ears.  I had no idea who God was or why on this…