Faith · Scripture

Those Who Plant in Tears will Harvest with Shouts of Joy

Hi God. Remember me? It’s Courtney. I gave my life to You. Wholehearted. Recklessly abandoned. I gave You my dreams and desires. You replaced them with Yours. I made them my own and rejoiced in Your loving kindness and favor. You gave me vision. Promises. I bursted with excitement. Eager. Then came the trials. Not… Continue reading Those Who Plant in Tears will Harvest with Shouts of Joy

Faith · Scripture

These Things Command and Teach

These things command and teach. 1 Timothy 4:6-11 As we pick up in verse 6 we come to a section that is sandwiched with the instruction to “teach these things.” It’s as if someone is saying, “What I’m about to tell you is important.” Then, ending with something like, “Remember what I just told you,… Continue reading These Things Command and Teach

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These Trials will Show that Your Faith is Genuine

So, I’ve been rather quiet over here for a while. Life.. ya know? Well, I’m here today. I’ll be stepping aside from our Holy Bible study in 1 Timothy for this post because God has laid on my heart the need for encouragement. Yesterday we had a sweet night at church with communion that was followed… Continue reading These Trials will Show that Your Faith is Genuine