It isn’t easy to quiet your soul in today’s world. Noise from without intensifies the noise within. How do you calm your mind and emotions enough to hear the things that really matter? And how do you know what’s important and what’s not? Distractions and other forms of escape can
Do you remember the simple things of childhood—after school games of hide-and-seek, kick the can, or swimming in the old swimming hole? OR, as you grew older, you’d grab a hamburger after school and walk over to a friend’s house to study before going to the Friday night game? I
A Christmas Hot Chocolate Date fills the need you have to slow down and enjoy this special season with someone you love. (Think spouse, an adult child you’ve been meaning to catch up with, a grandchild who needs a grandma hug, or a special friend.) It’s totally free. Except for
Do you have a story? Lori Barrow is the Training Director for YWAM Pismo Beach and Central Coast. In this short video, she explains how she has used the Experience Jesus through Hearing God’s Voice course in their Discipleship Training Schools. (If you received this video via email and cannot
Words that nurture your spirit…don’t you just love it when you read something in your daily devotional and it soars up out of your spirit to sparkle your day? Kinda reminds me of Isaiah 40:31 where we “mount up with wings like eagles” and see a bigger picture of our
The holidays approach. That means two months of busy that make running a marathon look like relief. I want to avoid the busy. When I get too rushed I miss the Jesus moments tucked in among the sparkle and glitter. And if I do notice Jesus, I’m often too tired
Summer’s passing and Autumn’s beginning to cast her golden colors across our cottonwood trees. Hot apple cider comes to mind. As does gratitude. And the wisdom of Winnie-the-Pooh: “Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.” – A.A.
I cherish my quiet time with the Lord. With summer here, I went on a search for quiet places that remind me of Heaven and would help focus my thoughts on Jesus. Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest (Matthew 6:31). Someday we will