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What Comes Easily to You? | Devotional by Rich Vega

Peter declared, Even if all fall away I will not. Truly I tell you, Jesus answered, today yes tonight, before the rooster crows twice, you yourself will disown me three times. But Peter insisted emphatically, Even if I have to die with you, I will never disown you. And all the others said the same... Read more

Gods Got You | Daily Devotionals by Thoughts about God

You can trust the Lord to protect you. He will not let you fall into harm.” Proverbs 3:26 (ERV) Trusting God has become a new buzz word. It is thrown around so loosely that we forget its connotation. Anytime we are going through challenging times the first words off the lips of others is normally... Read more

What if the Person Im Struggling To Forgive Is Me? – Encouragement for Today – November 27, 2020

November 27, 2020What if the Person Im Struggling To Forgive Is Me?LYSA TERKEURST Lee en espaolThen I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, I will confess my transgressions to the LORD. And you forgave the guilt of my sin. Psalm 32:5 (NIV)Do you ever feel like the... Read more

The Grace of Giving – Girlfriends in God – November 27, 2020

November 27, 2020The Grace of Giving Lisa MorroneTodays TruthBut since you excel in everythingin faith, in speech, in knowledge, in complete earnestness and in the love we have kindled in yousee that you also excel in this grace of giving (2 Corinthians 8:7, NIV).Friend to FriendI grew up in a family whose finances were, lets say,... Read more

When Courage Calls – Beloved Women – November 27, 2020

When Courage Calls Beloved Women November 27, 2020READ: Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the Lord! (Psalm 27:14 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT:  Psalm 27:14 assures us there are some things we must wait for. Some solutions will take time.  Some blessings are best enjoyed after they have been hidden for... Read more

Transformation Garden – November 27, 2020

Todays Text and Thought of Encouragement:May the God of your hope so fill you with all joy and peace in believing (through the experience of your faith) that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound and be overflowing (bubbling over) with hope.Romans 15: 13 Amplified BibleFilled with this sweet peace forever,On we go... Read more

Their Place in This World – Encouragement Café – November 27

Their Place in This WorldBy Linda Gray Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward.  You are serving the Lord Christ.  Colossians 3:23-24 ESVDont whine, but shine is a phrase coined by motivational speaker, David Ring.  Audiences from... Read more

Why Are You Hiding? – Daughters of Promise – November 28

WHY ARE YOU HIDING?By: Christine WyrtzenBut the Lord God called to the man and said to him, Where are you?  And he said, I heard the sound of you in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked, and I hid myself.  Genesis 3:9-10Im not sure I ever noticed that Adam didnt give... Read more

Pearls of Grace – November 27

November 27 Power Addictions "Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves;" Philippians 2:3 Abraham Lincoln said,"If you want to test a mans character, give him power."Napoleon Bonaparte became the ruler of France the same year that George Washington died. What a contrast... Read more

Im Thankful For | Devotional and prayer by Katherine Kehler

Oh LORD God Almighty!Where is there anyone as mighty as you, Lord? Psalm 89:8 I am extremely grateful for our Gods magnificent creation. I never cease to be amazed at the thousands of varieties of birds, flowers, trees, leaves, rocks and plants. I love gazing at different mountain ranges such as the Rocky Mountains in... Read more

Remember What God Has Done For You – Girlfriends in God – November 26, 2020

November 26, 2020Remember What God Has Done For YouMary SoutherlandTodays TruthWhatever is good and perfect is a gift coming down to us from God our Father (James 1:17, NLT).Friend to FriendOur grandchildren are a source of great joy in my life and some of my most capable teachers. One of the most powerful lessons came... Read more

What a Gumball Taught Me About Gratitude – Encouragement for Today – November 26, 2020

November 26, 2020What a Gumball Taught Me About GratitudeMEREDITH HOUSTON CARRLee en espaolWhen Peter saw him, he said to Jesus, Lord, what about this man? Jesus said to him, If it is my will that he remain until I come, what is that to you? You follow me! John 21:21-22 (ESV)I cant wait to get... Read more

God Does Not Have Favorites – Beloved Women – November 26, 2020

God Does Not Have Favorites Beloved Women November 26, 2020READ: Listen, my beloved brothers, has not God chosen those who are poor in the world to be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom, which he has promised to those who love him? (James 2: 5 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: Fame, wealth, beauty, and prestige are just a few... Read more

Transformation Garden – November 26, 2020

Todays Text and Thought of Encouragement:Then will I go to the altar of God, to God, my exceeding joy; yes, with the lyre will I praise You, O God, my God!Psalm 43: 4 Amplified BibleThere is a joy all other joys exceeding,A quiet joy, which time can never destroy:A joy through tears, through pain, throughsore heart-bleeding;This... Read more

Thank You – Encouragement Café – November 26

Thank You By Maria DraytonI will give thanks to you, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds. Psalm 9:1Often times in our lives can cause us to be impatient, fearful, doubtful and weary.  These times are the times when we need to draw closer to the Father. I didnt say it... Read more

And God Came Searching – Daughters of Promise – November 26

AND GOD CAME SEARCHINGBy: Christine WyrtzenAnd they heard the sound of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the Lord God among the trees of the garden. But the Lord God called to the man and said... Read more

Pearls of Grace – November 26

November 26 A Wing Or A Weight "Encourage the exhausted, and strengthen the feeble." Isaiah 35:3 One of the greatest needs we have as Christian Women today, is the need to be encouraged daily. Life is overloaded with stress, pressures, performance expectations, and challenges with relationships, finances, careers and family obligations. We are depended on... Read more

Earthbound Attitudes – NIV Devotions for Mom – Week of November 26

Earthbound AttitudesVerse: 2 Kings 2:1-11Additional Scripture Readings:Isaiah 65:17-252 Corinthians 5:1Seventy-one percent of Americans believe in an afterlife. And yet, when asked, most reply that they know very little about what that life will be like. What do you know about heaven?Very little. Thats what most of us know about heaven. Maybe we dont long for... Read more

Competing Voices | by Suzanne Benner

Does not wisdom call out?Does not understanding raise her voice? Proverbs 8:1 Two voices compete for our attention. One entices with dubious promises: The woman Folly is loud;she is seductive and knows nothing. Whoever is simple, let him turn in here!And to him who lacks sense she says, Stolen water is sweet, and bread eaten... Read more

Whats On Your Mind? | by Allan Mitchell

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right,whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirableif anything is excellent or praiseworthythink about such things. Philippians 4.8 Have you ever been ambushed by spontaneous impure thoughtsthoughts that covertly undermine the essence of your faith? Personally, distracting thoughts sometimes infiltrate my mind,... Read more

Days of Noah – Encouragement Café – November 25

Days of Noah By Joan Walker HahnBut as the days of Noah were, so also will the coming of the Son of Man be. For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark, and did not know until the... Read more

The Contagiousness of Grumpy and Grateful – Girlfriends in God – November 25, 2020

November 25, 2020The Contagiousness of Grumpy and Grateful  Sharon JaynesTodays TruthRejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is Gods will for you in Christ Jesus, (I Thessalonians 5:16-18 NIV).Friend to FriendA few months ago, I was in the airport headed to New Jersey. It was a typical rush, rush, rush morning.... Read more

Pearls of Grace – November 25

November 25 Immoveable "For as many as are the promises of God, in Him they are yes; therefore also through Him is our Amen to the glory of God through us." 2 Corinthians 1:20 Did you know that God is the ultimate promise keeper? He has never broken a promise that He has made and... Read more

Lo mejor que podemos hacer por nuestros hijos – Con Diseño Divino – La Semana del 25 de Noviembre

Lo mejor que podemos hacer por nuestros hijosDe la Palabra de Dios: La oracin ferviente de una persona justa tiene mucho poder y da resultados maravillosos (Santiago 5:16, NTV).La vida definitivamente cambia el da en que nacen nuestros hijos o que nos convertimos en madres, como quieras ponerlo. A nuestra lista de preocupaciones se suma el... Read more

Transformation Garden – November 25, 2020

Todays Text and Thought of Encouragement:He gives power to the faint and weary, and to him who has no might He increases strength, causing it to multiply and making it to abound.Isaiah 40: 29Amplified BibleJust One Step More!Just one step more! Although your footsteps falter.Just one step more! It will not be in vain.Press bravely... Read more

Life Is Too Short To Live Unhappy – Encouragement for Today – November 25, 2020

November 25, 2020Life Is Too Short To Live UnhappyTRACIE MILES Lee en espaolTeach us to use wisely all the time we have. Psalm 90:12 (CEV)I glanced in my rearview mirror and saw a large SUV headed straight for my car at a breakneck speed. My heart and mind started racing, and panic instantly set in.With... Read more

The Highways to Zion – Beloved Women – November 25, 2020

The Highways to Zion Beloved Women November 25, 2020READ: Blessed are those whose strength is in you, in whose heart are the highways to Zion. (Psalm 84:5 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: Each time we travel to Kansas, there seems to be a section of highway under construction. Whether its a new lane or entrance ramp, something is... Read more

Shame – Daughters of Promise – November 25

SHAMEBy: Christine WyrtzenAnd the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig-leaves together, and made themselves aprons and they heard the voice of Jehovah God walking in the garden in the cool of the day: and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence... Read more

A Waiting Woman – Warrior Mom Wisdom – Week of November 24

A Waiting Woman Do you know any woman who isnt worn out and/or waiting on something? Ive never met anyone who says, I feel so rested, and everything I was waiting on arrived! This is because we dont live in a fairy tale. We live in reality, and the real world places continual demands upon us... Read more

Pray, Watch and Give Thanks | Thoughts by John Grant

Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. Colossians 4:2 Writing from a prison cell to the Colossian church, Paul focuses not on his own plight but on theirs. He wants the best for them and gives them scripturally based advice. Paul focuses on three words that should sum up the Christians everyday life. They... Read more