Where Do You Place Your Confidence?

Where Do You Place Your Confidence?

Where do you place your confidence? There is only one place we can lay our confidence. There was nothing I could do but sit and stare out the window while an acquaintance, who is a Christian, told how good she was at something. When I heard I’m that good, I shivered as if the sound of fingernails on a chalkboard was being played. The conversation was one way because she would not have liked what I had to say about it, so I kept my mouth closed.

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Wait Upon the Lord -7 Days of Scripture Writing

Wait Upon the Lord -7 Days of Scripture Writing

Waiting, it’s hard for anyone to do. It becomes even harder if there are expectations intertwined in the situation. As Christians, when we learn to wait, we grow. Life is about growing. There are many situations where we have to wait and each time, we calmly wait, we’re nourishing our little seed of faith. How do we wait? The Bible gives the answer, we simply wait upon the Lord.

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Hope for the Day When the Rains Came - A Look at the Life of Rizpah

Hope for the Day When the Rains Came - A Look at the Life of Rizpah

It must have been a strange scene. Day in and day out for several months, a woman clothed in sackcloth with an occupation she never considered having. Within those months the days grew long and ran together. In fact, one day did not differ from the day before. The only thing that changed was the cool night air after a long scorching day. But each day, Rizpah hung on because she had hope. Hope for the day when the rains came.

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