Grieving our Losses 12- Grieving Singleness

Grieving Our LossesDay 12- Grieving SinglenessAiselyn Mason“Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him, and he will act.” (Psalm 37:5, ESV) We all want to be loved in one way or another—by our families, our friends, and especially by a significant other. We often desire this so fiercely that we tend to look for our worth in the people that surround us. We seek their approval in all our actions, and…

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Grieving our Losses 7- Sunday Selah, An Encouragement for the Day

Grieving Our LossesDay 7- Sunday Selah, An Encouragement for the DayAiselyn Mason Sim·plic·i·ty (noun) – something that is ordinary, easy to understand, uncomplicated In the quiet of the morning, coffee brewing and Bible in hand, I come before the Lord to spend time with Him. This early morning time is new in my routine, and I rejoice in the habit I am working to create. As of late I have been dwelling…

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O Come, Let Us Adore Him 22: Gifts for a King 

O Come, Let Us Adore Him - Advent Day 22 - Gifts for a King  After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” When King Herod heard this he was disturbed, and all Jerusalem with him.  When he had…

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O Come, Let Us Adore Him 20: The Shepherd’s Story

O Come, Let Us Adore Him - Advent Day 20 - The Shepherd’s Story And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with great fear. And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good…

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Foundations of Our Faith 9: Hallelujah, He Arose

Foundations of Our Faith Day 9: Hallelujah, He Arose Over the last few days, we have been looking at the foundations of our faith. Today, we are going to look at the Resurrection. Did it happen? Is it true? And what is the importance of it to us today? Hundreds of prophecies were made about the Messiah in Scripture, prophecies about His birth, life, death, and resurrection. The most unbelievable was the…

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Welcoming 2022 – 7: Sunday Selah

Welcoming 2022 Day 7: Sunday Selah Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you, who by God's power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. (1 Peter 1:3-5) But this…

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Welcoming 2022 – 6: Live Humbly with Your God

Welcoming 2022 Day 6: Live Humbly with Your God He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? (Micah 6:8, ESV) Today’s verse is well known to many of us and often rolls off the tongue without a second thought. God has told us what is good and what He requires of us.…

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Welcoming 2022 – 5: Goals for 2022

Welcoming 2022 Day 5: Goals for 2022 Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18, ESV) Be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord. Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer. (Romans 12:11-12, ESV) Yesterday we talked about how God uses situations in our lives to refine us to become more Christlike.…

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Welcoming 2022 – 4: Behold, I Have Refined You

Welcoming 2022 Day 4: Behold, I Have Refined You For you, O God, have tested us;    you have tried us as silver is tried.You brought us into the net;    you laid a crushing burden on our backs;you let men ride over our heads;    we went through fire and through water;yet you have brought us out to a place of abundance. (Psalm 66:10-12, ESV) Behold, I have refined you, but not as silver;    I have tried you in the furnace of affliction.For my…

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Welcoming 2022 – 3: Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus

Welcoming 2022 Day 3: Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus O soul, are you weary and troubled,No light in the darkness you see?There's light for a look at the Savior,And life more abundant and free. Turn your eyes upon Jesus;Look full in his wonderful face,And the things of earth will grow strangely dimIn the light of his glory and grace. His word shall not fail you, he promised,Believe him and all will be…

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