From August, 2015

Jojo's Baptism

There are moments when working for Christ with family are overwhelmingly full of joy! Father and Son, together in the baptism pool. Father and son together, immersing those who have chosen to live for our Savior. It was truly a moment of beauty! I truly believe that family is of extreme importance. God placed us within this unit to give Him glory and to demonstrate His unconditional love to this world. It takes a God kind of love to keep believing in the same people who’ve let you down over and over again. Only God’s type of love can keep…

Today I Choose Peace

Psalm 29:11 The Lord gives strength to His people; the Lord blesses His people with peace. Life is full of storms. Conditions beyond our control or problems we create surround us. God knew that we would walk down the road we walk. He had a plan designed for our circumstances before they arose. Allow His peace to envelop you. The storms of life don’t have to control you. Make a choice today to be at peace. Decide to be calm. Sit back, relax, trust Him. He won’t let you down. Isaiah 26:3 You will keep in perfect peace him whose…

Choose to FOCUS on the Good!

And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. Romans 8:28 It takes work to focus on the good things in life. Difficulties oftentimes surround us and we spend hours pondering on what isn’t right. Good is everywhere if we choose to see it. Why spend so much time looking into the negativity of any situation when we could find peace by focusing on the positive? He is the giver of all good things, so when we look for what is good,…

A Short Visit With Jose

It all began with hugs and laughter. After two years Jose was home. We smiled as we watched him walk down the stairs to the immigration booth. We then rushed to wait at the passage way where he would appear. Our hearts were filled with excitement as we anticipated his arrival. My camera was ready. My heart was overjoyed. My husband held back his tears of joy. My other children shrieked with gladness as they awaited their brother. My in laws were even there to gather the grandson now turned Airman! We had a wonderful time together! In so many…