Give us this day our daily bread
July 24, 2014
When financial crisis comes, we learn that God is our Rock. Susie talks with Caryn Rivadeneira about how to lean on God for our daily bread in difficult seasons.
July 1, 2014
When your thoughts are positive, you become a positive influence in your life and in the lives of those around you. The same is true if you think negatively because you can become a negative influence on others. In fact, negative thoughts can take over your mind and block out the truth of who you are. Living an Intentional Life is about…
July 1, 2014
Jonathan McKee shared 3 ways to start solid, deep conversations with your teens.
June 26, 2014
Psalm 62:8: “O my people, trust in him at all times. Pour out your heart to him for God is our refuge.” In all our times… we should do this. It seems to be the cause and effect at work in our lives. At work, or with a project — is it only when we are handed a deadline that we do what we can do to meet it on time? In the line at Wal-Mart
June 19, 2014
When you first said, “I do,” did you have any idea it would be like this? Are you currently carrying more than you bargained for? Everyone who marries will eventually encounter a season or two where the weight of the relationship ends up on their shoulders. Spouses get sick, distracted, selfish, or overworked; they pursue further…
June 18, 2014
Two things that women dread shopping for…jeans and swimsuits! Every year, swimsuit season looms in the background. You know it’s coming, but try to put it off until the last possible minute! It’s hard enough to try and stuff yourself into the “perfect” swimsuit, but when you have teenage…
June 12, 2014
We tend to miss God at work, or put work in His place.
June 12, 2014
I grew up a good Dutch Reformed girl in the lovely town of Pella, Iowa, where people are expected to be well-put-together, responsible, hardworking, God-fearing and independent. I never got in trouble. People liked me (at the least most seemed to like me). And I genuinely loved God and desired to follow His commands. So,…
June 5, 2014
You can’t make me angry. I have an anger problem. However, I made a decision some years ago and it’s been life-changing for me. Here’s a conclusion I reached. Try as you might, you can’t make me angry. For me, that decision has made me a better, kinder, more-relaxed person. It took me a while to get there, and I’m still…
June 4, 2014
It’s every dad’s dream, sitting on the dock on a warm sunny day, fishing with your son, surrounded by the wonderful sounds of nature, the rich green colors provided by the trees, the calm water reflecting the clear beauty of the sky…Only I wasn’t enjoying the dream, I was too busy wasting my life glued to my phone. I find it almost…