Old Soul Quotes: Choices

After some prayerful consideration and conversations with my family, I've decided to cut back on blogging (at least temporarily). Though I only post a few times each week, those posts take time that my family needs to invest in their lives, and that I need to invest in freelance work. I hope to continue posting… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Choices

Old Soul Quotes: Change & Transformation

The Midwestern world is transforming all around me. Harvest is over, and the leaves and temperatures are steadily falling, inspiring my theme of change & transformation today. Do you have any suggestions for next week's theme? Please leave them in the comments below. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Change & Transformation

Old Soul Quotes: Memories

This week's theme was suggested by Stephen of A Fractured Faith. And what a great suggestion it was! Sometimes I feel as though I've been to the best church service ever after pondering the quotes I find, and this was one of those times. I hope these words enhance your time of worship as well.… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Memories

Memorize & Meditate: Philippians 4:4-6

This week, my younger son asked if he and his siblings could memorize this verse. He is learning the importance of having a positive attitude and turning his problems over to the Lord. I trust these verses will encourage you as well! Rejoice in the Lord always: and again I say, Rejoice. Let your moderation… Continue reading Memorize & Meditate: Philippians 4:4-6

Old Soul Quotes: First

While reading Leviticus these past few weeks, I've noticed that the Israelites were repeatedly asked to give God their first and best of everything. How our lives would be transformed if we did that today! Wishing you a lovely Sunday, in which worship takes first place in your day. What word would you like me… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: First

Old Soul Quotes: Harvest

Harvest season is in full swing on the farms in our area, and farmers are working day and night to bring in their crops of soybeans and corn. This time of year always reminds me of the harvest Jesus spoke of in Luke 10, and how we must work as hard to reap those "crops"… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Harvest

Old Soul Quotes: Home

Last week's post featured the theme of adventure. While I love a good adventure, I am at heart a homebody, and decided to feature the joys of home in autumn this week. And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart: And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Home

Old Soul Quotes: Adventure

Our family is grateful for the opportunities given our children through our county and state 4-H programs. Our kids have had experiences and adventures they would never have had otherwise! As their new 4-H year begins, I was inspired to highlight the theme of adventure today. If I take the wings of the morning, and dwell… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Adventure

Old Soul Quotes: Restoration

For about a month, I've been immersed in the early chapters of Genesis. My youngest son and I are working our way through Genesis together, and I also began a chronological through-the-Bible reading plan beginning in Genesis.  What a joy to be reminded that despite the sin and separation from God that resulted from the… Continue reading Old Soul Quotes: Restoration