comfort and compassion
Okay, I?ll admit it. I enjoy shopping?bargain hunting, that is. Don?t get me wrong, I don?t spend extravagantly, but save for months in preparation of one of my favorite shopping days: back-to-school. We make an event out of it. This year I took my kids to their favorite stores, dug through the racks and hauled thirty-or-so shirts back to the dressing room. Somehow we whittled it down to three or four items, made our purchases and moved on to the next store.
However, after striking out several stores in a row without a single purchase my children were getting a More >
I messed up today! I’m so sorry for not making a proper introduction to this week’s guest blogger…time just got away from me.
Please welcome Shelly Young as she shares her story of how the Lord revealed how He uses pain in her life. While dealing with her baby’s reparative surgery, Shelly comes to grips with how God strategically reshapes her own soul to be more Christ-like. Maybe you’ll catch a glimpse of yourself in this touching article. I know I did. Here now, is Shelly Young:* * * * *
I grew up with two loving parents in a marriage that alcohol and other vices threatened More >
Just maybe this guy will sweep me off my feet and rescue me. Most women don’t want to admit it, but sometimes we become so fixated on finding the right man that we miss the deep love Christ offers. Guest blogger, Theresa Miller, shares her love story with Comforted By God today. After spending lots of time looking for a great guy, she finally discovered true love in Christ. I encourage you to visit Theresa’s blog and give her a virtual hug today. * * * * *
Shuffling into the restaurant ? about six of us near strangers scrambled to find our seats. I More >
Do you struggle with your identity? While the world would have women believe our identity is in what we look like, what size clothes we wear, and how wrinkle-free our faces are, Jesus teaches our identity is in Him. One woman who’s battled her identity is Kate Megill, author of the blog Teaching What Is Good. I’m sure many women can relate to Kate’s struggle with her physical appearance; ultimately finding eternal value in her relationship with Jesus Christ. Kate is guest-posting for Comforted By God today, so please take a minute to visit her blog and show her some comment-love (who More >
Is your marriage headed downhill? Well, you’re not alone. Even wonderful marriages have periods of stress and struggle, and if left unchecked can fester into a heap of trouble. My guest author today, Shari Popejoy, who blogs at http://www.blog.wonwithoutwords.com/, totally relates to marital woes. However, through those rocky times the Lord transformed her marriage in a powerful way. Read on to learn how you too can have a deeper, secure, and loving relationship with your mate. * * * * *
“Now children, if you will pray every day, read your Bible, and do what the 10 Commandments say, then More >