What am I Doing? | Devotional on Priorities by Marilyn Ehle

“I do not seek my own will, but the will of him who sent me.” John 5:30 Jean Fleming calls it the focused life. A Quaker teacher Thomas Kelly refers to being organized by a single, mastering Life within us….an integrated life. E. Stanley Jones says it is a a sense of wholeness. The world... Read more

Gods Question | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

The man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God as he was walking in the garden in the cool of the day. The Lord God called Where are you? Genesis 3:8-9 Gods first recorded question is one that rings down through the ages: Where are you?” Because of a false or incomplete... Read more

Walking on the Mountain | by Marilyn Ehler

Two hikers, bone weary from trudging toward the peak of a majestic mountain, pause when one says, I think were on the wrong path; weve stopped making progress. Maybe its time to turn back. Instead of agreeing with her companion, instead of berating her fellow hiker with condemnation and shame, she simply says, Lets rest... Read more

The Covid Highway | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] When our youngsters have been small, we took a mini-holiday in a small journey trailer on america southern border. Mexico was so shut and the chance to go to such a good looking nation was too good to cross up so my husband regarded for a spot on the aspect of the highway to... Read more

Sacred Saturday | Easter Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] Then they went dwelling and ready spices and perfumes. However they rested on the Sabbath in obedience to the commandment. Luke 23:56 Solely Luke, a New Testomony writer recognized to incorporate minute particulars, presents a glimpse into life on the day after Jesus crucifixion and the day earlier than His resurrection. I've usually thought... Read more

Our Supply of Energy | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] “.. in quietness and belief shall be your energy …the Lord longs to be gracious to you.. Blessed are all who watch for Him.” Isaiah 30:15, 18 All of us need energy to face each the small and larger points going through us every day. Whether or not it's stretching diminishing assets, coping with... Read more

Christians and the Corona Virus | Ideas about God by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] … Don't be troubled about something, however in all the things, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, current your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus Philippians 4:6-7 It hits us with an nearly paralyzing thud: corona virus, nationwide... Read more

Starting Once more | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] whoever takes a humble place – turning into like this little one – is the best within the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 18:4 A few years in the past I taught a Sunday college class for younger youngsters known as the Freshmen Class. (At this time they're often known as preschoolers.) I nonetheless recall... Read more

Unimaginable Directions | Devotional by Marilyn Ehler

[ad_1] Don't be afraid. Stand agency and you will notice the deliverance the Lord will carry you at present. Exodus 14:13 The uncrossable sea growls in entrance of them, a tyrants roar rings of their ears, weapon-wielding troopers bear down. Defeat and loss of life are positive for the terrified Israelites. Despite God championing their... Read more

Safety Methods | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] The Lord is my power and my defend; my coronary heart trusts in Him, and He helps me. My coronary heart leaps for pleasure, and with my track I reward Him. Psalm 28:7 After a theft my mom had a safety system put in. I reside far-off and thought this was a wonderful thought,... Read more

Winding Roads and Middle Strains | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] I've beloved you with an eternal love Jeremiah 31:3 Rain started turning to snow as I drove the final miles earlier than stopping for the evening. In summer time this was a scenic route by means of a canyon with tall bushes lining the route on one aspect, a gurgling stream on the opposite.... Read more

February 15th Love | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] I've liked you with an eternal love Jeremiah 31:3 Valentines Day, as celebrated in lots of Western international locations, is meant to be a day full of presents (often sweet and flowers), lovingly worded greeting playing cards, and particular acts of kindness. But for a lot of peopleyoung and oldit is a day marked... Read more

Unthinkable Directions | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] Don't be afraid. Stand agency and you will note the deliverance the Lord will carry you at this time The Lord will battle for you; you want solely to be nonetheless. Exodus 14:11-14 The uncrossable sea roars in entrance of them, a tyrant growls of their ears, chariots with weapon-wielding troopers bear down. Defeat... Read more

Who Do Individuals See | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] The Lord is compassionate and gracious, gradual to anger, abounding in love. Psalm 103:8 Gods objective for His youngsters – these in whom he lives as a result of they've invited Him in – is to be more and more remodeled. We're to eagerly undergo His change course of in order that when folks... Read more

The Hazard of Energy | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] After Rehoboams place as king was established and he had turn into sturdy, he and all Israel with him deserted the legislation of the Lord. 2 Chronicles 12:1 Self-sufficiency is a a lot admired high quality in lots of elements of the world. We applaud the lady or man who grew to become profitable... Read more

Sluggish Down: Work in Progress | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] it's God who works in you to will and to behave with a view to fulfill His good function. Philippians 2:13 The warning indicators are widespread the place street crews are both repairing present highways or constructing new ones: Sluggish Down: Work in Progress. To emphasise the significance of slower speeds all through these... Read more

Singing into the Future |Yr Finish Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] Be crammed with the Spirit. Communicate to at least one one other with psalms, hymns and religious songs. Sing and make music in your coronary heart to the Lord, all the time giving because of God the Father for every thing, within the identify of our Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 5:19-20 It was a... Read more

Studying to Forged | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] Forged all of your nervousness on Him as a result of He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 My fishing expertise is restricted to the occasions I accompanied my dad and mom to a lake in central Michigan. Leaving a easy rented cabin every morning, we rowed a small boat to the middle of... Read more

Letting Go and Urgent On | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] I concentrate on this one factor: Forgetting the previous and looking out ahead to what lies forward, I press on to succeed in the top of the race and obtain the heavenly prize for which God, by Christ Jesus, is asking us. Philippians 3:13-14 (NLT) Theater critic, Brooks Atkinson, as soon as mentioned, Drop... Read more

Useless Ache | Devotional by Marilyn Ehle

[ad_1] Solid all of your nervousness on Him for He cares for you. 1 Peter 5:7 Phrases of an outdated hymn instantly catch ones consideration: Oh, what peace we regularly forfeit; oh, what unnecessary ache we bear. Why is it we appear so keen to bear our personal burdens, reside exterior the borders of peace,... Read more