Women's Devo | April 2021
on April 1st, 2021
The shortest verse in the Bible and yet one of my all-time favorites, “Jesus Wept.” John 11:35 NKJV True story: As a young child growing up in church, my children’s church teacher, Sister Knight, would give us students a memory verse to learn and recite before the entire congregation. My mother’s due diligence prepared me to recite with ease: book, chapter, and verse. Yet without fail, as we line...
Women's Devo | March 2021
on March 1st, 2021
Whoever sows to please their flesh, from the flesh will reap destruction; whoever sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers. - Galatians 6:8-10 ...
Women's Devo | February 2021
on February 1st, 2021
I pray that from his glorious, unlimited resources he will empower you with inner strength through his Spirit. Then Christ will make his home in your hearts as you trust him. Your roots will grow down into God’s love and keep you strong. And may you have the power to understand, as all God’s people should, how wide, how long, how high, and how deep his love is. May you experience the love of Chris...
Women's Devo | January 2021
on January 1st, 2021
Philippians 4:6-7“Do not be anxious about anything but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”Circumstantial peace comes easy. Life is good, there’s peace. Kids are doing good in school, there’s peace. Money in the bank, overwhel...
Women's Devo | December 2020
on December 1st, 2020
It’s December! It’s Christmas Time!Everyone loves Christmas, right? It’s the Christmas music, drawing names for gifts, family gatherings, church musicals, school plays, all that wonderful Christmas food, and then there’s that special wedding or an engagement at Christmas. The list goes on and on of all the special things during this time of the year.By now, most of us have our Christmas trees deco...
Women's Devo | November 2020
on November 1st, 2020
Have you ever wanted throw in the towel and quit? Have you ever asked the Lord, “Why me, Lord?” Being a pastor’s wife is a title that requires me to wear many hats, to have many sleepless nights and to deal with people from all walks of life, in general. I’m sure everyone can relate to this, whether you are a pastor’s wife, or not. Life hits you in the face. The pressures of life rides on your sho...
Women's Devo | October 2020
on October 1st, 2020
Staying the CourseIsaiah 6:1-13…THE VISION:After the death of King Uzziah the prophet Isaiah received a vision from the Lord. “I saw also the Lord sitting upon a throne, high and lifted up, and his train filled the Temple.”Isaiah 6:1 KJV It was this life changing vision that led to his commission from God. Oftentimes, God will allow us to experience a supernatural vision during a devastating time...
Women's Devo | September 2020
on September 1st, 2020
Women's Devo /| September 2020 I love making “to-do” lists, especially on mornings when I am freshly motivated and determined to meet the challenge of completing these tasks in their entirety. This enthusiasm is, of course, recognized after a few cups of hot coffee. My “to-do” list for the day may be sorted according to level of importance or categorized by likeness of action needed such as teleph...
Women’s Devo | August 2020
on August 1st, 2020
7 Yes, you who trust Him recognize the honor God has given Him. But for those who reject Him, “The stone that the builders rejected has now become the cornerstone.”8 And, “He is the stone that makes people stumble, the rock that makes them fall.” They stumble because they do not obey God’s word, and so they meet the fate that was planned for them.9 But you are not like that, for you are a chosen p...
Women's Devo | July 2020
on July 1st, 2020
If you are reading this devotion right now, the common denominator that we globally share is a major life interruption. Quarantine, social distancing, ‘shelter in place’, and staying at home, are just a few of the phrases that I am referring to in ourlife interruption. At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lord quickly pricked my spirit and nudged me to call our church ladies together for...
Women's Devo | June 2020
on June 1st, 2020
“For I know the plans I have for you, “declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”Jeremiah 29:11 NIV…What is vision? Vision is defined as an act or power of sensing with the eyes or sight. It acts as one of the daily confirmations of the physical realm. In a corporate setting vision takes on a bolder definition acting as a vivid, imaginary o...
Women's Devo | May 2020
on May 1st, 2020
Now the tax collectors and sinners were all gathering around to hear Jesus. But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law muttered, “This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.”Luke 15:1-2 NIV…On August 11th, 2019 I lost my big brother unexpectedly at 57 years old. Only 4 years older than me, Derek was my hero! He left home after graduation, got married and joined the Navy, but we were always ...