Tag Archives: Holding God’s Hand

When all the world is loud, God whispers.

“After the earthquake came a fire, but the Lord was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper” 1 Kings 19:12. Listen…so you may hear His loving and gentle voice. For me, His voice whispered through … Continue reading

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Loss of a spouse…GOD IS FAITHFUL!

“Fear not, for I am with you; Be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, I will help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand” (Isaiah 41:10). Written by: Mary Alice Medley On … Continue reading

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In the Face of Death, God has a Plan

Personal Testimony Written by Katie Finn “Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. 4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be … Continue reading

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Blinded by a Quack

“For we walk by faith, not by sight” (2 Corinthians 5:7). (NKJV) Born in Putnam County, New York, Fanny Crosby became ill within two months. Unfortunately, the family doctor was away, and another man—pretending to be a certified doctor—treated her … Continue reading

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You can make your own choices, but you can’t choose your consequences.

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” (Psalm 34:18) This is a true story of an unshakeable faith in the midst of great sorrow, grief, and suffering. After returning from a week’s … Continue reading

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“Now my wheelchair symbolizes independence.” – Joni Eareckson Tada

“I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us” (Romans 8:18). Joni at the beach with her dad.  “One hot July afternoon in 1967, I dove into a shallow lake … Continue reading

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Don’t Fret!

“Lord, you know the hopes of the helpless. Surely you will hear their cries and comfort them” (Psalm 17:10). Don’t fret! Right, easier said than done. When facing a difficult situation, I tend to fret (worry or feel anxious). This … Continue reading

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