Be Fruitful: 4 Keys to Help You Receive the Power of God’s Blessing

A man filled with the love of God is not content with blessing his family alone, but ranges through the whole world, anxious to bless the whole human race. ~ Joseph Smith Jr. “Be fruitful, multiply and replenish.” God spoke those words to us in the beginning. That was His vision for the lives of […]

God’s Will for You Life

Many go to great lengths to discover God’s will or to hear His voice, yet we only need to open His book. ~ Dillon Burroughs If you’ve ever heard the Lord’s Prayer sung, I’m guessing it gave you goose bumps. It does me –every time. As I typed our beginning Bible verse, I was singing […]

How to Get Spiritually Fit

Spending time with God is the key to our strength and success in all areas of life. Be sure that you never try to work God into your schedule, but always work your schedule around Him. ~ Joyce Meyer I haven’t been to the gym in ages. I know I should, but I just can’t […]

Four Essential Qualities of a Committed Christian

God doesn’t call us to be comfortable. He calls us to trust Him so completely that we are unafraid to put ourselves in situations where we will be in trouble if He doesn’t come through. ~ Francis Chan When I got married several decades ago, I have to admit I didn’t have much faith that […]

Holidays & Heartaches – How to Beat the Christmas ‘Blues’

Isn’t it funny that at Christmas something in you gets so lonely for – I don’t know what exactly, but it’s something that you don’t mind so much not having at other times. ~ Kate Bosher Don’t you love Hallmark movies? In less than two hours, the storyline solves every challenge and hurt, and the […]

A Series of Thoughts: Meditations on God’s Word

This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success ~ Joshua 1:8 The morning started as […]

Sing a New Song: Tap Into the Power of Praise

A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song. ~ Chinese Proverb I get up often in the morning about ‘dark:30’, that peaceful time before the rest of the world is awake. One particular day, as I sat in my favorite spot, looking out the window,  the […]

5 Spiritual Keys to Help You Cope with Disease or Disaster

It would be wonderful if life just flowed along like a bubbling brook in summer – all sunshine and warm feelings. But …You always know there will be a BUT, don’t you? So, what should you do?

How to Conquer Anxiety and Dread: 3 Steps to Help You Eliminate Fear

Dread and anxiety about how to handle what may come can shred your peace of mind. In the middle of a crisis, a conflagration of worry, dread, anxiety and fear, it will help if you practice three simple steps.

T’is the week before Christmas …

It’s the week before Christmas and all through the house, chaos is reigning and To Do lists grow worse. Gift boxes and wrapping, cookies and cakes, parties in the planning with (fingers crossed) no mistakes. Expectations are rising along with the stress and increasing dread of the post-Christmas mess. Crumpled paper and boxes, will litter […]