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Characteristics of God Devotions Godly Living Serving

The Good Shepherd’s Love {{Devotion}}

I am the good shepherd; I know my own sheep, and they know me, just as my Father knows me and I know the Father. So I sacrifice my life for the sheep (Jn. 10:14-15, NLT). My favorite passages are those who acknowledge God as my Shepherd. I am someone who has both been led astray […]

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Chronic Illness Godly Living Journal Serving

Shepherding + Obedience

Ohh friends, I want to share with you our “focus verse” for the rest of the week. It is soo late in the week, to call it a “memory verse”. But, I really appreciate the truth found in this verse. The saying is true and irrefutable: If any man [eagerly] seeks the office of bishop (superintendent, overseer), he desires […]

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Ambitions Goals

February Goals {& My “Why”}

In December, my goal was to practice Titus 2:5 in my own life. Honestly? =] Still working on it. Some days, it is more reflected in my attitude and choices than others. To add onto Titus 2:5, Philippians 1:27 is this month’s focus. Women are “ to be self-controlled, pure, working at home, kind, and submissive to their own […]

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Godly Living Updates

Memorable Posts of 2017

As we prepare the new year and the many possibilities awaiting us, I invite us to reexplore five handpicked articles from Gracefully Overcoming.  The Most Humbling Worship Offering {Romans 12:1} The Shepherd Who Protects {From “Summer Psalms ’17” series} Finding Captivating Love Alone with God {From our “Meeting the Thessalonians” Study} Learning About His Love {From our […]

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Chronological Bible Study

Genesis 27-29; Psalms 51-52

Assigned Reading: Genesis 27-29; Psalms 51-52 Psalms – Chapter 51 – The psalmist cried out for God’s great mercy, because he was faced with his sin. When we sin against God, there is nowhere to hide from the sin or its consequences, or from God. We need to become like the psalmist who runs to God, […]