What to Do When You Are Drowning in  Disappointment and Discouragement

I have been harassed by disappointment, felt the misery it inflicts upon one’s life, endured the fatigue it can produce upon both the soul and body, and yet refused to shrink beneath its weight and allow it to destroy me. Because I have also experienced and known first hand the comfort of the Holy Ghost, the unwavering faith that is … Read More


Have you ever noticed the word “Godspeed” in your Bible, and wondered what it meant? Let me show you the reference in the scriptures about this word, and then I’ll explain its meaning. “If anyone comes to you and does not bring this doctrine [is disloyal to what Jesus Christ taught], do not receive him [do not accept him, do … Read More

His Crowning Joy

The Bible says that you can be a crown of joy to your husband. A “crown of joy” means that he celebrates you. You may be surprised to know that “strength of character” is what causes him to celebrate you – with joy! “A virtuous and worthy wife [earnest and strong in character] is a crowning joy to her husband.” … Read More

Faith That Can Endure During Hard Times

I was reading a passage in the book of 2 Thessalonians that really got my attention. Paul had been bragging on this church because they not only maintained their love, faith and patience in the middle of heavy persecution, but they were actually growing in faith and patience. “3 We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brethren, … Read More

Pray For America

On July 4th each year, we celebrate America’s independence. Many people have paid a tremendous price for us to enjoy the freedom and the benefits we have in the United States. For example, have you ever wondered what happened to those who signed the Declaration of Independence? For the record, here’s a portrait of the men who pledged “our lives, … Read More