This summer, my daughter Ashley is traveling to Israel, Taiwan, & China, and in the fall, she feels led to attend a Lifestyle Christianity University to further her worship ministry and evangelistic training. Wow!! It’s exciting, and we know our faithful God will provide because He has called her to it. And YOU can be… Continue reading Read How You Can Give
MessyBible | Seasons of Prayer | Spring Forth I have been praying for YOU!! And joined in prayer and collaboration with our sweet friend Hillary of @creativefaithco for a quarterly devotional series on prayer. Seasons of Prayer was born from both of our hearts desiring to align more with God in prayer and to minister… Continue reading Seasons of Prayer – A Quarterly Devotional Collaboration
Hope and rainbows have been a theme in the Hamilton household and in our Bible Art Journaling Community. It's been so fun seeing these themes pop up everywhere! I call it God being "thematic." Has that ever happened to you? Everywhere you look, the same theme appears. For me, I stop and ask God what… Continue reading Our God of Hope, the Promise Keeper
I'm a planner. I like checkboxes and lists and anything that gives me a visual of my accomplishments. But sometimes, I get ahead of myself, or should I say ... God. In this month's devotional, Direct Me, I share my journey where perfect plans met reality, and how I've learned to start my planning sessions… Continue reading Invite God into Your Planning
I hope this season finds you enjoying family and friends! We will enjoy time with both Brent's family and mine. And time with our 4 (and Merry) and no more 😉 MessyBible Online Shop From Friday, December 21st - Friday, January 4th the MessyBible Online Shop will be on vacation EXCEPT for DIGITAL PRODUCTS and… Continue reading Merry Christmas & a Happy Shop Vacation (and other great info!)
“Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart be courageous. Wait for the Lord.”
Psalms 27:14 CSB
Yesterday, I began listening to the audiobook of Anne of Green Gables (through LibriVox). Chapter 2 opens includes a description of Anne waiting at the train station and the quote featured on my page caught me off guard.
Tears puddled in my eyes. Do I wait with all my “might and main” or strength? Even now I feel my eyes moisten, because I know the answer.
I haven’t been a good waiter...