Category: Morning-Devotions

is it perfect?

Grace and peace on this Wonderful Wednesday Dear Hearts. Today I am reminded to hold myself to a standard of Grace and Peace — not perfection. “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything; tell God your needs, and don’t forget to thank him for his answers. If you do this, you will experience God’s…

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finish amply

Grace and peace on this Wonderful Wednesday Dear Hearts Once, I heard it told about the time Robert Glover visited Rome. Glover had the privilege of viewing some of the superb masterpieces of Michelangelo. A friend who was with him said that one day the great artist entered his studio to examine the work of…

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what’s going on?

Good afternoon Dear Hearts. I’ve been reading the account of Apostle Peter’s first recorded sermon today. What he said reminded me of some things we’ve been hearing from prominent men of God lately. I was especially interested in: The Crowd Response to Peter’s Words 37 When they heard this they were crushed and realized what they…

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our current storm

As we move into November 2020 I want to share a bit about were I’ve been since mid-August. I haven’t been writing. I haven’t been drawing. I haven’t been doing much of anything actually. “Why?” you may ask. Well…to be perfectly honest with you…I’ve felt the need to isolate the Cottage from the “dirt storm”…

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contentment or resignation?

“I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content.” Philippines 4:11 Don’t confuse contentment with complacency. God hasn’t invested His Son, His Spirit, His Word, His provision, His authority, His faith, His armor and the keys of His kingdom into you so that you could live a life of passive resignation. True contentment…

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guard your heart

Where will your future come from? If you are like me, you think about the future. You try to imagine what is in store for your family, your job, your living situation and your health. Normal people desire a happy, prosperous future. But is there anything we can do about it? “A good man out…

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take a better selfie

“The Lord your God is in your midst,A Warrior who saves.He will rejoice over you with joy;He will be quiet in His love [making no mention of your past sins],He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.” Zephaniah 3:17 Amplified Bible (AMP) I don’t think there are many of us who have a mental…

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what are you planting

Is it a Seed, or is it a Weed? by Barry Bennett God has been speaking to me a lot about seeds. I see sowing and reaping in every corner and level of our lives. Everything is potentially a seed. Every thought, word and action are seeds that will reproduce according to their kind. Everything…

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Noah notes

“I have always thought that Noah was safe inside the Ark because he built it according to God’s specifications. I thought that perhaps it was the strength of the gopher wood and the soundness of the architecture that ensured that the waters of the flood would not come into the Ark. But today I encountered…

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life and peace

The Key to Life and Peace Did you know that you can know your future? Perhaps you won’t know the details and events, but you can know the WAY in which you will live and the quality of life you will experience. You can do a self-check right now and get a pretty good idea…

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