The realization that little, everyday things need to be noticed. Appreciated. Celebrated. Silence is a common thing. But silence is a glorious thing I never appreciated until I didn’t have it. So I got to thinking … what other common, glorious things can we say a prayer of thanks for today? - Lysa TerKeurst
Day 2 of the 'Christ Was Born For This' Advent 2016 reading plan from She Reads Truth ~ A Prophet Proclaims What Is to Come ~ Today's Text: Hebrews 1:1-2, Jeremiah 1:5-10, Jeremiah 30:1-3, Isaiah 7:14, Isaiah 9:2-7, Isaiah 40:1-5 [...]
Let’s make it our aim not to just love the easy-to-love, but to hug the “porcupines” and squeeze the “skunks” in our lives, reaching those whose behavior and demeanor usually pushes people away rather than draws them in close. Father, give me eyes to see through others’ tough exteriors to their hearts — hearts that so desperately need a loving touch from You through me. In Jesus’ Name, Amen. -Karen Ehman
I need God to consume me more than my life currently does. ~ Lisa Whittle, author of "I Want God" // If you're sick of status-quo faith and ready to embrace a life of adventure with God, CLICK for more of today's devotion.