Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Tag: new morning mercies

Trials and God’s agenda

Trials and God’s agenda

  I love what Tripp says in his April 22 devotional in New Morning Mercies: “I am deeply persuaded that many of us struggle with questions of God’s goodness, faithfulness, and love, not because he has been unfaithful to any promise in any way, but […]

Thankful Thursday: Not a fair-weather God

Thankful Thursday: Not a fair-weather God

I was reminded again the other day just how amazing our God is. He is sovereign and unchanging (immutable). I’m so thankful He doesn’t change – who wants a fickle/fair-weather all-powerful God? For example, as believers, we know these truths: He loved us while we […]

Fighting the gimmies

Fighting the gimmies

I just wrote this prayer in my journal this morning: “Please help me during this time of plenty and excess (Black Friday & Cyber Monday sales, Christmas coming up) to not get the gimmies or be dissatisfied with what we have.” Yup. I admit. I struggle with […]