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Gleaning from the Heart of Jesus

I Need Thee Every Hour {{Week 9}}

Tonight my heart is heavy, but in prayer. As you all probably know, this week is a fairly big week for those in the States between presidential election and terrorist threats. I have to remember God is still on the throne! And, we all need Jesus. We all need God to be on our side. […]

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Gleaning from the Heart of Jesus

Loving Like Jesus {{Week 6}}

Short note: There is an error in this week’s journal. The Scripture reference for our memory verse is actually… Matthew 5:46. Welcome to today’s blog, where we will be digging into day 36 of our study! To me, it is mind-boggling to see how far I have come. In the beginning of the study, I […]

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Experiencing the Beauty of... Isaiah 40

Comfort My People {{Week 1}}

Hi friends! Welcome to Day 1 of our Isaiah 40 study. For those just now joining us – let me briefly explain what we are doing. For the next four weeks, we will be studying this amazing chapter of Isaiah. We even have a journal and schedule, designed to help you get the most out of your quiet time with […]

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Experiencing the Beauty of... Isaiah 40

The Beauty of Isaiah 40 {{Week 1}}

Welcome, friends! We are beginning to study Isaiah 40, this week. I do hope you will join me, in this study. Today, I wanted to lay out “the plans” for this week’s study. Laying out the plans are important, but knowing why we are studying is even more important. So, let’s begin there. The Purpose […]

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Spiritual Disciplines

Choosing Jesus: Holy Communion

Jesus becomes the innocent lamb that takes away the sin of the world. Sacrificing his own life, he opens a doorway from death to life, from rebellion to friendship, from separation to communion and from senseless suffering to redemptive suffering. (Spiritual Disciples Handbook, p.33) Holy Communion is a special experience in the life of the […]