by Irene Smith Are there questions in your life that you just can’t understand? Do your problems overwhelm you and you need a helping hand? Is there no one you can turn to; you don’t know which way to go? Does your burden seem so heavy and your back is bending low? Then just cast … Continue reading Cast It All on Jesus
Seasons by Irene Smith Summer, winter, spring or fall, Which is fairest of them all? Each unique in its own way, Which is fairest? Who can say? Summer sun or winter snow, As the seasons come and go, Each has something good to bring; For God created everything. Spring will right the winter’s wrongs, Days … Continue reading SEASONS
Shut In With Thee by Irene Smith Sometimes life is so busy, uncertain and unknown, It seems you've not a moment that you can call your own, With people all around you or something going on From the moment you awaken 'til the time the day is done. You have feelings that are restless, discontented, … Continue reading Shut In With Thee
Vanity of vanities. . . Solomon begins the book of Ecclesiastes with a rather dismal outlook. "Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher, vanity of vanities; all is vanity" Ecclesiastes 1:2 He goes on to write twelve chapters only to tell us that everything in life is vanity and nothing satisfies. In next to the last … Continue reading Something Worth Living For. . .
Faith is active, not passive! It's not just a thought, idea or belief. Faith is trust in action. Faith is a commitment: the act of binding yourself (intellectually or emotionally) to a course of action, when there is no tangible, physical proof. Faith is complete trust in God, confidence in Him and His plan, … Continue reading Faith in Action
I needed something from the Bible to help get my morning off to a good start! My verses for the day in my Bible app were found in Philippians 4:4,5. "Rejoice in the Lord alway, and again I say, Rejoice, Let your moderation be known unto all men. The Lord is at hand." I skimmed over … Continue reading Overlooking the Obvious
Lord, I just want to be in your Presence this morning. Whether I look out the window and see bare, brown tree branches, or lush green leaves on the trees, you are the same, always. You never change. The weather doesn't change you. Circumstances do not affect you. "For I am the Lord , I change … Continue reading Morning Presence
Am I walking with God? I don’t have to tell you that we live in a very busy world. Walking with God doesn’t mean we will always be on our knees in prayer. It is a spiritual walk inside our heart and our spirit as we go about our every day duties and responsibilities. We … Continue reading He Walked With God
Have you ever been overwhelmed with something that seemed too big for you? Well, if you are a woman I know the answer to that question! One definition of the word overwhelm is,to charge someone with too many tasks. That would definitely apply to housework. Sometimes it seems like you just don't know where to … Continue reading One at a time, please
Isn't it amazing in our walk with God, how feelings can fluctuate from low to high and back again, depending on circumstances, the weather, what we had to eat, or any number of other happenings in life. "For he knoweth our frame; he remembereth that we are dust." Psalm 103:14 We can go from having … Continue reading Faith! Not feeling.