Is it just me or does life seem to be full of trials lately? An incessant flow of circumstances that carry cause for fear and worry. I’ve been doing a study of Philippians and am studying this verse this week. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your…… Continue reading Scriptures for When You Are Anxious
You may have seen all the talk circulating the internet today about the color of this dress. My husband pulled up a chair next to me this morning with this picture on his computer screen and asked me what color it was. I don’t know about you, but to me this dress is obviously white and gold.…… Continue reading What Color Is That Dress? – How Are Your Eyes Deceiving You?
For my one-year blogging anniversary I asked my readers to write a quick something reviewing my blog. I have taken these to create my new ‘About’ page! You can check it out here or in the top navigation. Thanks to all who took the time to share your thoughts! Your words were so encouraging and…… Continue reading Thank You for Helping Me Write My New ‘About’ Page
It’s been one of those days. I LOVE MY FAMILY..but today, I’m tired. I’m tired of constantly picking up toys. I’m tired of laundry. I’m tired of cleaning spilled milk from cereal off the floor. I’m tired of not being able to go to the bathroom by myself. I’m tired of not being able to…… Continue reading When You Want To Run Away
There’s a really sweet girl in this great blogosphere world that I’ve bee able to connect with over the past few months. Recently, one of her posts went viral – VI!!! RAL!!!! She is an amazing, genuine and passionate writer and it’s been exciting to see it all happen for her! However, blogging has become one of…… Continue reading A Mark of True Confidence
Hello Lovely Readers!!! This month marks amazedbygrace’s 1-year anniversary! Yay!! When I first embarked on this blogging adventure I wasn’t really sure what to expect, other than I knew I wanted to share the evidences of God’s goodness and love working in and through my life. This experience has accomplished that and so much more! It has been a…… Continue reading My One-Year Blogging Anniversary: I Want To Hear From YOU!
September was a rough month. We’ve moved! Which is awesome, but it has been very physically exhausting (I despise the moving process). My daughter brought a cold home from pre-school that has been circulating our family for the past few weeks (moving while sick is no fun). There is a heaping pile of circumstances (that…… Continue reading The Battle For Joy
My heart is so heavy. This past month, a mother lost her son.. an adult son lost his father.. a mother of two young boys lost their husband and father. These are all people who I am close to. It seems like each way I turn, people I care about are being surrounded by giants…… Continue reading Purpose in Pain
“As his wife, you have an authority in prayer for your husband that nobody else has.” This awesome exhortation was spoken to me by a dear friend and mentor. She also encouraged me to use scripture to guide my prayers for him – to pray scriptures. Praying scripture is powerful because I’m praying in complete…… Continue reading A Powerful Kind Of Prayer
I love when the Holy Spirit leads me into truth. When certain scriptures are unclear or don’t make sense, He guides me to dig deeper for that treasure of understanding. I was studying Colossians the other day and came across this passage.. 24 Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I do…… Continue reading What’s ‘Lacking In Christ’s Afflictions’?