Trust God when hard times are a’comin’

Hard times ahead When times are difficult and dark days descend, it is then we discover if we trust God or ourselves. Trusting God, no matter what we are enduring, leads us to contentment. When we trust in ourselves or our circumstances, we’re always on the edge of the precipice no matter how good our …

A Titus 2 woman: a teacher of that which is good

A Titus 2 woman What comes to mind when you hear the phrase a Titus 2 woman? To many women it’s old-fashioned talk that has no application for today. For Christians, the call to be a Titus 2 woman is still relevant and worthy of striving for. Sisters, we are here to glorify God in …

These precious days

Psalms 127: 3-5, Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth. Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be put to shame when he speaks with his enemies in …

A gift of rocks–and so much more

Several years back, I wrote an article on an old blog which I called Rocks in my windowsill. It was a simple post about the ebb and flow of a mother’s life, a tiny post in the midst of longer, more complex ones that dealt with more theological issues women faced. I liked to write …

Creation order and headcoverings

Based in creation order The command by our Lord that women cover their heads during a time of corporate worship wasn’t an afterthought. It wasn’t a capricious command by Paul. It is based in creation order: First Adam was created, then Eve–and because of this–so says Scripture–women are to cover their heads in corporate worship. …

An abused woman gets up in the morning…

Psalms 34: 18, The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit. Women in an abusive marriage usually suffer alone. This is true even if she is a member of the Lord’s church. Too often they are afraid of reaching out for fear of the repercussions she or her children might …

Do you know God? Does God know you? by Tatiana Wood

Do you know God? Hey, everyone, it’s Tatiana. I’ve got a question for y’all today. Do you know God? That might seem like a strange question. You’re a believer, of course you know God. But do  you? Really? More importantly, does God know you? I have had some things on my mind that I wanted …