4 Blessings That Overflow In You When You Trust God

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit” (Romans 15:13). We went to the movie theater last weekend. I’m one of those movie watchers who think you can’t enjoy a good movie […]

The Cure for Heart Sickness

“Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life” (Proverbs 13:12).  A young couple, we know and love, recently went through an exciting, sometimes agonizing, process of adopting 2 young preschool children. Some days the adoption procedures appeared to be going well, but on other days Roger and Jenny […]

What You Need Is “Good Hope”

“May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word” (2 Thessalonians 2:16-17). When my Mississippi grandkids come to visit I always try to have snack cakes in our […]