A Place For EVERY Woman

My sisters in the Lord, regardless of where you are on your walk with the Father … There is a place for EVERY woman at the foot of the Cross.

Encouragement

That You May Withstand …

“Now My soul has become troubled; and what shall I say, ‘Father, save Me from this hour’? But for this purpose I came to this hour.  Father, glorify Your name.” – John 12:27-28 Take a minute and think about this statement Jesus made … Now think about what He must have been feeling … the physical, human feelings and emotions that must have radiated through His very fleshly body … […]

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1 John 3:10

“By this the children of God and the children of the devil are obvious” – 1 John 3:10 Concerning the people of today, is there an obvious difference between the children of God and the children of the devil?  According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, the word obvious is defined as “easily discovered, seen or understood”.  I’m not so sure we are living so distinctly that there is a difference easily […]

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God’s Immeasurable Love

“Let all that you do be done in love.” 1 Corinthians 16:14 “Hurry had a tight hold on me. When my children were young, you would have found me rushing from one task to another, usually pushing or dragging a frustrated child. I was either in high gear, or crashing in the aftermath of the frenzy … often holding back tears, and berating myself for not being able to get […]

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Absolute Truth

“Now if a person sins and does any of the things which the LORD has commanded not to be done, though he was unaware, still he is guilty and shall bear his punishment” … “he was certainly guilty before the LORD.” – Leviticus 5:17 & part of 19 Unintentional/unaware sin is still sin.  How cool is that!  Not that sinning is cool, but the fact we serve a God of […]

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1 John 1:9

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” – 1 John 1:9 In 1 John 1:9, to cleanse means “to free from faults, the defilement and guilt of sin, and to consecrate by cleansing or purifying” (Strongs Ex. Concord.); when the blood of Christ cleanses our sins, it does more than remove the blemish.  It COMPLETELY […]

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Speak Up

“For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance will arise for the Jews from another place and you and your father’s house will perish.  And who knows whether you have not attained royalty for such a time as this?”  Ester 4:14 NASB Click here to view today’s video Other promises of His strength we can trust in when fear captures our voice: 1 John 1:3 “We proclaim […]

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Our Life-Savior

“But seeing the wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried out, “Lord, save me!”  Immediately Jesus stretched out His hand and took hold of him”  Matthew 14:30-31 NASB Click Here to view video! Other promises to cling to when the waters begin to rise: 2 Thessalonians 3:3 “But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.” Isaiah 41:10  “Fear not, […]

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Hooking Up to Jesus

Thank you sweet Jesus for not letting us go beyond what we can bear.  Although sometimes it seems we will be overtaken by temptation, even then You have got our backs, dousing Satan’s fiery darts with Your Living Water, guaranteeing our way out… however it is up to us to make sure our “hose” is hooked up to You, otherwise we will succumb to the temptations and be left feeling […]

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Church-zilla Strikes Again

This devotion is a must read from one of The Encouragement Cafe Writers … Michelle Axton Kelly … titled Church-zilla Strikes again.  This statement captured me … “I realized my insistence on creating the “perfect” morning could destroy everything we had.  And not only on Sundays.  The resentment from those mornings boiled over and impacted how we communicated throughout the week.  Or how we didn’t.” – Michelle Axton Kelly Isn’t […]

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