Thank God? Most people feel a sense of great gratitude to God for sparing lives or loved ones in times of tragedy. But why else should we thank God?
Most of us count our blessings–the usual ones. But what if God decides to send some rather unexpected blessings?
It’s time for another book giveaway. Once again, I’m featuring a Guideposts devotional book, the new Mornings with Jesus 2016. For my fourth year now, I’ve been privileged to join a team of other gifted writers to compose the Mornings with Jesus devotionals, including this one.
What did God teach you this year? What lessons did you learn? It would take a book to list them all and to explain how, when, and where God re-emphasized His truths for me. But here, in a nutshell, are 20 simple lessons I learned (and relearned) in 2014. In fact, they are probably lessons He teaches me repeatedly, year after year:
How do you define love? I saw the movie, Son of God, this weekend. What a beautiful reminder through the life of Christ of what love truly is. No matter how many times I hear His story, see a movie, or read His story, I understand afresh how little I know of love–and how much I want to know.