Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Jesus Christ – Day 36- REAL PEACE

One of the most reassuring verses in the whole bible is Isaiah 26:3, “You keep Him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on You, because He trusts in You.” In a world full of war, heartache, poverty, abuse, greed, cruelty, selfishness and neglect, we could all use some peace. When Christ was speaking to … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Jesus Christ – Day 36- REAL PEACE

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 35- SPRING RAIN

Spring rain! After a long, cold winter, a gentle spring rain smells so sweet. We know that with the rain will come the washing of the winter greys and new life will sprout from the earth. Rain brings hope. Of course, too much rain can flood fields, destroy crops, flood towns, or just plain get … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 35- SPRING RAIN

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 34 – SANCTIFY

According to the Bakers Evangelical Dictionary of Bible Theology, “the generic meaning of sanctification is “the state of proper functioning.” To sanctify someone or something is to set that person or thing apart for the use intended by its designer. A pen is “sanctified” when used to write. Eyeglasses are “sanctified” when used to improve … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 34 – SANCTIFY

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 33 – STEADFAST

Have you ever been in a rowboat? Once when I was on holiday, I tried to cross over to a small island in a rowboat. The further I went out into the lake the further the island seemed to be from me. I enjoyed using all my muscles to lunge the boat forward, but it … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 33 – STEADFAST

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 32 -IT’S SERIOUS

We are really good at excuses. We seem to be born with an innate ability to blame shift. If you have ever hung out with little children for any length of time it doesn’t take long before you hear some kind of excuse.  As we grow into adulthood, we simply refine our technique.  We learn … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 32 -IT’S SERIOUS

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 31 – ONCE UPON A TIME

Once upon a time there was an old sea captain. His hair was white from the years he had spent at sea, and his skin was like leather, stained by the sun and the salt.  In his many years on the sea he had seen a lot of heartache, pain, and sorrow. Indeed, he had … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 31 – ONCE UPON A TIME

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 30 – YOUNG LOVE

If we have ever been in love, or at least keenly interested in someone, we know the intensity of love in its newness. Our lives begin to revolve around that person, getting to know them, spending time with them, and planning on spending time with them. Our younger friends laugh and tell us that we … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 30 – YOUNG LOVE