Entries by Virginia

Oasis in the Desert

Over the weekend, I remembered something the Lord laid on my heart years ago in 2005. I was thinking about this weird situation we find ourselves in today of being isolated in our homes and wondered if there are some who feel as if they are in a desert storm looking for a refuge. Therefore, […]

8 TIPS TO DECEMBER JOY

With Thanksgiving behind us, Christmas is just around the corner. The months, weeks and days are quickly slipping by and soon we will be into another new year. It is a busy time for most people. Out of the busyness comes stress and fatigue to the point that we forget the purpose of this season and lose our joy.

Empowered

Throughout the history of this nation, women have fought for their rights of equality. Many good things have been accomplished over the years by women in leadership. But I believe we have reached a point in time where the motive has become skewed, venturing away from the original purpose of equality. Now we are seeing […]

Summertime

Summertime – my favorite time of year. It is a time for a break from the everyday routine. For many, it is a time for vacation, fun, relaxation and family gatherings. But it is also a time of church mission trips. Packing for a mission trip can be a challenge as there are normally limits […]

Hope is Confident

If you are constantly disappointed in the results of your expectations, try to think about the difference between unmet expectations and confident expectations. Unmet expectations are disappointing and frustrating, and can lead to long-term pain and anger unless you are able to identify the source and reverse your thinking. Confident expectation is the definition of […]