Peace and Volatility

Volatility Volatile: Liable to change rapidly and unpredictably, especially for the worse. Does this word seem relatable? ‘Volatile’ seems to be stuck in my mind after 2020 and a rough start to 2021. The world around us seems to be chaotic, unpredictable, and, if I’m being honest, hopeless at times. You might be feeling someContinue reading “Peace and Volatility”

even youth grow tired…

Our verse this week is from the prophet Isaiah. This was for the people of Israel at the time but speaks forward even for us today. Oftentimes we see adults drag through day after day with unbelievable fatigue.  It is almost like caffeine is the only thing keeping them from completely falling on the floorContinue reading “even youth grow tired…”

Set an example…

1 Timothy 4:12 It is no secret that in most cases, age often comes with wisdom.  The more experiences you have the more likely you are to have gained some sort of knowledge from them.  But Paul is warning us in this verse to not think that our lack of age, experience, and maybe evenContinue reading “Set an example…”

Create in me

Create in me a clean heart, oh God, and renew a right spirit within me. -Psalm Psalm 51:10 What if we allow this to be our prayer? The word “create,” used here, is the word “bera”. Bera, by definition, is a creation act which is only able to be performed by God. It is theContinue reading “Create in me”

think on these things

Finally, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think on these things. Philippians 4:8 This week’s scripture is connected to last weeks. It is the continuation of the verses. Do you ever find yourself agitated, angry, responding with fear orContinue reading “think on these things”