Morning Motivation Proverbs 3:18

I was feeling a bit sad last night, and I posted that truth on Facebook.  I said I was feeling sad, but I did not want to surrender to that feeling, so I was going to dive into a good book.  I find that reading does help us escape, if only for a moment, the […]

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Morning Motivation: I Will Sing in the Morning

    “I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love;  for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble.” Psalms 59:16 New International Version Oh, how I loved to sing.  I remember as a little girl my parents, and I were at the home of family friends. […]

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Morning Motivation:”Fear of Florence” Psalm 34:4

When you think about it life can be scary.  Hurricane Florence visited North Carolina this week.  On the coast there was and still is massive flooding.   Countless homes have destroyed by falling trees and flood waters.  Looters have hit the streets in many of the cities devastated by the storm.  Many have died. As […]

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Morning Devotions “God Will Direct Our Path” kathieyvwriter

  “Faith is taking the first step even when  you don’t see the whole staircase.” Martin Luther King Jr.  Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6 God Bless You! KathieyV

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Morning Motivation. Fear of the Unknown; Brodie and the Grocery Bag.

So do not fear, for I am with you;  do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10 On your typical day, my dog Brodie is not afraid of bags of any kind.  He is not fearful of handbags, grocery bags, […]

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Morning Motivation, Even the Damaged Produce Good Fruit

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God”. 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 Have you ever really looked at an apple tree? […]

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Morning Motivation “Running with Perseverance”

Hebrews 12:1-3 Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us,  fixing our eyes on Jesus,the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the […]

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Morning Motivation Sharing God’s Mercy and Grace

I am reading several devotionals at one time.  Not that I am consistent in my reading of any of them, but  I  attempt to read a few pages daily to try to find God’s will for me.  One of my favorites is “Glimpses of God’s Grace”  by Anita Donahue. Anita speaks of stepping out on […]

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Morning Motivation…God’s Power Works in Our Weakness..2 Corinthians 12:9

“Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 NLT “God wants His grace to be completed in your weakness. You never really experience the grace unless […]

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Ways to De-Stress….Journaling

I came across and article several weeks ago, 100 ways to De-Stress by Karen Carnabucci. I posted on her first suggestion, using chocolate to destress, Chocolate Meditation. Can’t go wrong with chocolate:-) Karen’s second suggestion is to Journal. I do journal but not consistently. I found it especially helpful when my ex first left. Through […]

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