25 Practical Ways to Get Closer to God Today

25 Practical Ways to Get Closer to God Today

Do you ever wonder what it will be like to be close to God in Heaven? To be in the very presence of our God, our Creator? The One who holds this world in His hands? I do, too. More and more, the older I get. I am comforted greatly by the thought that “Soon…

How Do You Know You Are Saved and Going To Heaven?

How Do You Know You Are Saved and Going To Heaven?

In Proverbs we read this verse… “A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.”  Proverbs 18:24 The best thing I can ever do for a friend, to shew myself friendly, is to introduce them to my “friend that sticketh closer than a brother”…my…

15 Bible Verses About Good Works Not Getting You To Heaven

15 Bible Verses About Good Works Not Getting You To Heaven

A few weeks ago, my husband and I were granted the privilege to share the gospel message with a repairman (we will call Chad) who had come to our home.  As he went to leave that afternoon, I gave him a tract and asked him— If you were to die today, are you 100% sure,…

Lessons from the Story of Mary and Martha

Lessons from the Story of Mary and Martha

Do you have a sister?  I thank the Lord that He gave me my sister.  We love each other, but we are very different.  Not only in looks, but also in personality, interests, and abilities. Mary and Martha are two sisters in the Bible who also were very different from one another, yet alike in…

25 Bible Verses About Waiting on God

25 Bible Verses About Waiting on God

Are you waiting on God right now? Perhaps for a job? Or a husband? Or resolution of a relational conflict? Or the salvation of a loved one? Or the lessening of the burden of grief? Or maybe healing? Be encouraged, God loves us enough to allow us this time of waiting in order to produce…

40 Bible Verses About Heaven

40 Bible Verses About Heaven

Do you know what’s waiting for you in Heaven? God has graciously given us many Bible verses about Heaven, and they paint a beautiful picture for those of us who will one day enter Heaven. We will be with our loving Abba, Father, forever! And we’ll be free from sin and sorrow and death. There…

3 Simple Steps to Finding Your Purpose in God

3 Simple Steps to Finding Your Purpose in God

One of the most basic questions of life is, “Why am I here?” Finding your purpose in God will answer that question. Every person in the world is on a journey. No one is here by accident or coincidence. Everyone has a reason for being alive at this point in time. The question is, “What…

Seek Wise Counsel-4 Sources of Wise Counsel

Seek Wise Counsel-4 Sources of Wise Counsel

Throughout Proverbs God urges us to seek wise counsel and instruction.  He tells us that the wise man seeks the counsel of many and that only the fool, the scorner, the wicked refuse wise counsel. Proverbs 12:15 tells us… The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel…