Debbie's blog! Yes, I am doing this. It seems to be the thing to do now. How fun!
I'll share the books I've been reading, reflections that have helped me through different aspects of my life. I hope that you will find something that you can use in your life and may also enjoy these books.
Marriage is a sacred covenant between a man and a woman, designed to display to the world in Technicolor the covenant-keeping character and faithfulness of God Himself. Regardless of its weaknesses and challenges, your marriage can be a beacon of gospel truth and hope. This noble outcome does not depend on your husband’s getting his…Read More
Like 1:35 says “The Holy Spirit Will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you.”. Nancy challenges us in Defy Explanation in THE QUIET PLACE to believe him for the impossible –reconcilation of marriages, the salvation of unbelieving friends and relatives, the spiritual transformation of wayward children, a fresh outpuring…Read More
Maintaining Your Distance is today’s reading from THE QUIET PLACE by Nancy DeMoss. She starts out by saying that none of us are immune from sexual sin. As Christians we need to pursue purity of thought and practice. Sexual purity mirrors the character of God. To be faithful, loving, and a covenant-keeper. Every aspect of…Read More
Love That Restores is today’s reading in THE QUIET PLACE by Nancy DeMoss. James 5:19-20 is where she started. “My brothers, if anyone among you wanders from the truth and someone brings him back, let him know that whoever brings back a sinner from his wandering will save his soul from death and will cover…Read More
LIKE DRINKING POISON, by Nancy DeMoss in THE QUIET PLACE leads off with Matthew 5:7, “Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.” Hating someone or not forgiving someone would be like drinking poison and hoping someone else would die. Really, that is a bit foolish. But we do it all the time. I…Read More
Scripture today is 2 Timothy 2:22, “So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the LORD from a pure heart.” One of my favorite books in the Bible. So I ask the Lord, “Are there any youthful passions that I need to work to ellimanate? Nancy…Read More
Psalms 139:23-24 says “Search me, I God, and know I heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead to me in the way everlasting!” Broken Beginnings in THE QUIET PLACE, helps us to see that sometimes we get to be proud and steal God’s…Read More
Today’s subject is GOD IS IN CONTROL by Nancy DeMoss in The Quiet Place. Proverbs 21:1 says “The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the LORDS. He turns it wherever he will. ” When we submit to God-ordained authority, we are placing ourselves under the spiritual protection and covering of…Read More