Worrying about your appearance takes a lot of time and obsessing over what others think can be draining. Outer beauty is a mirage. It is always changing, and it is exhausting to try and chase a ghost. What does the Bible say about beauty, and how can I find rest in that?
A feeling of contentment is something we all desire, but sometimes seems impossible to find. We all have to learn to be content in our circumstances. And just when we think we’ve figured it out, life throws a curve ball that brings the discontentment once again. So, what’s the secret? How do you live a contented life?
We are all trying to make the right choices in life, fearful of taking a wrong turn or making a life-altering decision. The Bible gives instruction in so many different areas, but there are still many decisions that need to be made that aren’t specifically spoken to. So then, how can we know God’s direction for our lives?
When Jesus was born in a humble, dirty manger to a humble couple from a humble village, He was born with all the authority, glory and sovereign power of the Almighty God. Even though He had every right to ride in on a white stallion with a flaming sword, slaying the wicked, He chose a different path.
Do you have space in your home that you just cannot stand? I loathed my bedroom and patio and spent as little time in there as possible. My amazing husband was so good and patient with me, as I started planning the remodel that I knew was of the utmost necessity.