November Gratitude – Praise

Enter His gates with thanksgiving; Go into His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him and praise His name. Psalm 100:4 PRAISE: (tᵊhillâ) act of general or public adoration. praise (demanded by qualities or deeds or attributes of God) Going deeper, yet again, into this common Psalm encouraging us to be thankful and give praise … Continue reading

November Gratitude … Song

Enter His gates with a song of thanksgiving and His courts with praise.Be thankful to Him, bless and praise His name. Psalm 100:4 Amplified Bible Song of Thanksgiving: (tôḏâ) Thanksgiving in songs of liturgical worship, hymn of praise Praise the Lord! How good to sing praises to our God! How delightful and how fitting! Psalm 147:1 … Continue reading

November Gratitude … Courts

Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise. Psalm 100:4 Safety is one of my deepest needs. It’s true. Maybe my need for safety is rooted in my watching too much America’s Most Wanted as a little girl. Or possibly being raised by a single mom who double checked locked doors … Continue reading

November Gratitude … Thanksgiving

Enter His gates with thanksgiving; go into His courts with praise. Psalm 100:4 Thanksgiving (tôḏâ). Confession, extension of the hand, praise rendered by acknowledging and abandoning sin, a thank-offering. I have so many thoughts about this this one. I hope I can effectively express what wells up in my heart as I ponder THANKSGIVING and … Continue reading

November Gratitude – Gates

As a little girl, I remember sitting next to my mother in the church pew of our southern baptist church. Every now and then the choir director would have us turn to the familiar hymn, MAJESTY, to offer a song of praise. I can’t help but recall this memory as I ponder the next word … Continue reading

November Gratitude – Enter

Shout with joy to the Lord, all the earth! Worship the Lord with gladness. Come before Him, singing with joy. Acknowledge that the Lord is God! He made us, and we are His. We are His people, the sheep of His pasture. ENTER His gates with thanksgiving; go into His courts with praise. Give thanks … Continue reading

November Gratitude… The Journey Begins

Finally, brothers and sisters, keep your thoughts on whatever is right or deserves praise: things that are true, honorable, fair, pure, acceptable, or commendable. Philippians 4:8 GNT Before we move too deeply into the power of gratitude this month, I think it is important to first take inventory where and on what we place our attention. … Continue reading

November Gratitude…. Seek The Kingdom

…above all else. Live righteously. And He will give you everything you need. Matthew 6:33 The words of Matthew pierce my heart as we sit dangling our feet off the edge of this last October day, looking over the rushing water of the Holiday season. Knowing the fast paced water of the next two months … Continue reading

Running With Jesus

(This post is currently featured on the Revelation Wellness Blog today! Hop over and see what God is doing through the modality of fitness!) When I began running in my early 30s, I was driven by racing plans, a faster pace, and accruing as many miles as possible throughout my week. If I am being … Continue reading

Day Nine. Before You Go…

Our day in and day out routine may seem rather mundane. Rarely do we stop and consider the God-size reality of going about in our regular lives. But reading John 9 today stopped me. Oh, the URGENCY in Jesus’ voice!! It really caught my attention and gets me SO EXCITED for you… for all of … Continue reading