This evening I have something really small for you guys, just a quote about--take a guess--God's sovereignty. This time, it's by Joni Eareckson Tada. I hope this is encouraging for you tonight.... "Nothing is a surprise to God; nothing is a setback to His plans; nothing can thwart His purposes; and nothing is beyond His… Continue reading A Quote for You
The topic of God's sovereignty has been coming up in my life an awful lot in the past few days. From studying Romans 8 in BSF to a discussion of God's sovereignty on the soccer field, this topic has been in the back (and often the front) of my mind quite a bit this week.… Continue reading Is the Sovereignty of God Actually Applicable to Our Daily Lives?
Today I'm going to share some exerts from a book I'm reading by Elisabeth Elliot, and some thoughts of my own afterwards. They are all primarily about suffering and God's sovereign hand in it. I pray that these words will encourage you this morning. "Have you noticed those two verses in Psalm 147 that juxtapose… Continue reading On Suffering and the Sovereignty of God
It was early September. Sabin Junior High was getting ready to ring its bell to start school for the year. Students were rushing to their classes, pushing through crowded hallways and trying to find the right classrooms. Before long the hallways became quiet as the bell rang. Everyone was situated in their classroom, sitting behind neat new… Continue reading One Little Mistake
Hello, everyone! Welcome to post #2 of the November series, Things to Remember. (Here's #1, if you missed it. 🙂 ) This time I'm addressing that lovely thing called worry that plagues so many of us. I know I've struggled with worry, and I have to remind myself of these things constantly... especially on a day… Continue reading 4 Things to Remember When You Want to Worry