Category: Proverbs

A Bumpy Year and a Return to Writing

He who gives attention to the word will find good, And blessed is he who trusts in the Lord. – Proverbs 16:20 This year has been a bumpy one! I would bet it has been for you, too…. Read More

Remember

REMEMBER To the one who feels alone. Like you’ve been given way more than you could possibly bear. To the one that doesn’t think they are going to make it. To the one that feels like their life… Read More

A Bad Case of the “But-I-Want-To’s”

Every way of a man is right in his own eyes, But the Lord weighs the hearts. – Proverbs 21:2 It’s been a rough few weeks, Friends. The weather fronts coming in, going out in waves, one after the other after the… Read More

Seek First Project: Goal Setting (Day 118)

Commit your works to the Lord And your plans will be established. – Proverbs 16:3 We’ve been doing this project for over 100 days now. Can you believe it? Time is just flying by! We’ve been getting real,… Read More

Seek First Project: Prey or Pray? (Day 86)

The Lord is far from the wicked, but he hears the prayers of the righteous. – Proverbs 15:29 Worry keeps me running. Fear has me hiding. Anxiety throws it’s cruel shadow over every joy. There’s only one thing… Read More

A Very Thankful Prayer, By Bonnie Rickner Jensen: A Review and a Giveaway

Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it. – Proverbs 22:6 Every day I wake up with a happy, thankful heart. From watching the leaves… Read More

Seek First Project: Take One Deep Breath (Day 52)

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Seek First Project: Among the Thorns (Day 27)

The seed that fell among the thorns represents those who hear God’s word, but all too quickly the message is crowded out by the worries of this life and the lure of wealth, so no fruit is produced…. Read More

Seek First Project: Weighed Down by Worry (Day 16)

Worry weighs a person down;     an encouraging word cheers a person up. – Proverbs 12:25 The author of Proverbs sure puts this exactly right, doesn’t he? Don’t you feel weighed down? I do. Like anchors are tied to… Read More

What Is Worry Really All About? (& a Free Printable!)

Better to be patient than powerful; better to have self-control than to conquer a city. – Proverbs 16:32 My daughter is a worrier. I can neither confirm nor deny that she got this trait from her mother. Ok,… Read More