The Trust Lean

In my journey through the Bible, I’m now reading Proverbs. This old familiar friend of a verse was part of my Bible study several days ago: Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. – Proverbs 3:5 The word lean implies a bending toward someone or something sturdy and trustworthy,… Continue reading The Trust Lean

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When “No” Is the Godly Answer

Born a people-pleaser, I’ve said yes my entire life just to earn others’ esteem. I’ve also agreed to take on projects because I knew I’d feel guilty if I didn’t, in light of the person asking for the favor. They would never turn me down if asked them, I’d think. And then I’d find myself immersed… Continue reading When “No” Is the Godly Answer

Memorize & Meditate: Proverbs 9:9-10

Thank you, blogger friends! As I pondered the verses and quotations I included in yesterday's post, I was reminded of the importance to learn from others' wisdom, gained through their life experience and walk with the Lord. Fresh, Godly ideas can open the mind to be filled with more of Him! I'm so appreciative of… Continue reading Memorize & Meditate: Proverbs 9:9-10

Memorize and Meditate: Job 42:2-5

It's a rainy Monday morning here today, typical spring weather. We welcome the rain, though, for the sake of the farmers that surround us, and for the sake of our well! My choice of a passage from Job this week was inspired by fellow blogger Stephen from Fractured Faith, who is currently reading that book… Continue reading Memorize and Meditate: Job 42:2-5