Encouragement for life in Christ – Day 47 -PREPARING FOR THE RACE

I am not an athlete. I have, however, had athletic moments over the years.  These were times when I would say confidently that I was fit, but I have never had the drive or circumstance to really become what one would call an athlete. The dictionary defines an athlete as a “person trained or gifted … More Encouragement for life in Christ – Day 47 -PREPARING FOR THE RACE

Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 46 – A TALE OF TWO SISTERS

There once was a set of twins. Not just any twins–twins born into abject poverty, abused, enslaved, and hopeless. Their names were Kaily and Mesha and this is their story. One April morning the twins were discovered fighting for life inside a small abandoned well, 30 feet below the surface of the ground. Their owner … More Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 46 – A TALE OF TWO SISTERS

Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 45 – LOST

Have you ever gotten lost? You had a good idea where you were going at first, but as time went on things started to look unfamiliar. Soon you were second- guessing everything and mentally retracing your steps to figure out where you went wrong. A silent, but growing sense of panic started to creep up … More Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 45 – LOST

Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus- Day 44 – BATTLE WEARY

There are times as a follower of Christ when the spiritual warfare makes you simply weary. You are knocked down, slammed against the walls, your face is full of mud, you are battered and bruised and you have nothing left even to move one foot in front of another. Just at the moment when you … More Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus- Day 44 – BATTLE WEARY

Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 43 – SHORTNESS OF TIME

When new babies are born most of us marvel at their smallness, their tiny feet, and their tiny hands. We delight at the sound of their coos, melt at their smiles, and celebrate every single milestone. But as we watch them grow from baby, to toddler, to child, to pre-teen, to teenager, and then to … More Encouragement for Life in Christ Jesus – Day 43 – SHORTNESS OF TIME

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus- Day 42- BITTER

Once I planted a perennial in my back garden. When I had initially put it in it was small and colourful and it did really well in the moist soil. After a couple of growing seasons, however,  I noticed that it was popping up throughout my garden, encroaching on my ferns, overwhelming my roses, and … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus- Day 42- BITTER

Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 41- NEW BEGINNINGS

Let’s face it, most of have had moments, days, months, or even years that we would like to erase and redo. If we could simply go back and do it again, most of us could think of at least one or two periods of time when a large eraser would come in very handy. The … More Daily Encouragement for a Healthy Life in Christ Jesus – Day 41- NEW BEGINNINGS