Peace

Weekend Inspiration – The Ultimate Christmas Gift – Matthew 2:10-11

By Missy Eversole / December 7, 2018 / 0

Happy Friday my sweet friends! Another week has passed, and we are getting ever closer to Christmas. What a joyful time of year to celebrate the birth of our Savior! Gifts from the Wise Men (or Magi, or Kings?) As we set out our Precious Moments nativity set every year, we lovingly put Baby Jesus…

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Weekend Inspiration – 1 John 5:11 – O Come, O Come Emmanuel

By Missy Eversole / November 30, 2018 / 2

Throughout my childhood, one of my least favorite Christmas hymns was “O Come, O Come Emmanuel.”  It doesn’t have a catchy tune, and it certainly isn’t about getting presents or even Santa. It has a haunting melody and lyrics, and if you listen to it carefully, a desperate plea for saving. You can hear the…

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Refreshing Our Souls with Silence and Solitude

By Missy Eversole / October 23, 2018 / 0

With only a few more days of October left, we will soon be facing the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Before the chaos begins, now is a perfect time to refresh our souls. The definition of refresh is: verb (used with object) to provide new vigor and energy by rest, food, etc. (often used reflexively). to stimulate (the memory). to make fresh again; reinvigorate or cheer (a person, the mind, spirits, etc.). Refreshing our souls sounds easy, doesn’t it? If only…

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Five Verses to Pray When Your Heart is Broken

By Missy Eversole / September 11, 2018 / 0

I rolled over in bed and answered the phone, unaware of the time or even what day of the week it was. I was three months pregnant with Grant and the first trimester was a trying and exhausting time for me. “Did you see that two airplanes just flew into the World Trade Center?” Craig…

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Weekend Inspiration – John 14:27

By Missy Eversole / September 7, 2018 / 0

A Verse to Pray for Your Child Happy Friday! During September, the “Weekend Inspiration” will focus on a verse to pray for our children. This weeks focus is on peace. The excitement of going back to school has now passed, and the reality of daily homework is upon us. The words “stressed” and “tired” are…

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