Be joyful in HOPE,
patient in affliction,
faithful in prayer.
Share with the Lord’s
people who are in need.
Romans 12:12-13

Posts by Stephanie (Page 9)

Paralyzed by Christmas To-Do List Fear!

Christmas presents, gift wrapping, travel planning, work wrap-up – Does your Christmas to-do list seem a mile high? Do you feel paralyzed by your list? Is there so much you have to do that you don’t know where to start? Peg Pickering, author of “How to Make the Most of Your Workday”, suggests putting the…

I Love Christmas Lights!

Growing up in Australia, Christmas was very different to what I experience now. For one thing it was always very hot, because December 25th in the Southern Hemisphere is in the middle of summer.  Also, because of the summer sunlight hours few people would bother with Christmas lights. How different it was when I came…

Thank You, Lord, for the Rain!

As I type this post, it is raining a steady drizzle outside. It would be an understatement to say that Central Texas needs this rain – we are in a severe drought. I have made and heard many prayers for rain recently. Maybe you have also been praying for rain. But now that the Lord…

We All Need Some Hope!

We all need hope. We may wonder, “Will I soon find a job?” “Will my aunt’s cancer surgery be successful?” “Will my children grow up in a decent world?” We all need hope. This is also true when it comes to our eternal standing before God. We may wonder, “Will I go to heaven?” “What…