Bible Study Archive

If You Were Sifted, What Would Remain?

Have you ever sifted anything through a sieve, colander, screen, or filter?  The goal is to separate the wanted from the unwanted, right? The goals is to purify or refine. In YOUR sifting, what will remain?  Do you know what it means to be sifted?   I get so excited when it’s time to prepare meals, especially those that

Hello Fear — Let’s Talk

  Change the Way You Look at “FEAR” “What Did I Learn Today?  I learned how to change the way I look at fear.” As a journal writing Practitioner, I am constantly sharing tips on the many styles of journal writing and how this thought-provoking practice serves as a tool for self-reflection, personal growth and

What is Your Emotional Legacy?

Will your emotional outbursts be the legacy that you leave for your children? The impact of our emotional outbursts have far-reaching consequences, far more than we may realize. While God’s word offers many directives that are there for us to seek out and explore, I refer to them ever so gently as requests, or suggestions

Who Said Following Christ Would Be Easy?

Following Christ does not mean that our lives won’t be thrown off course. It just means we have what we need to get back on track. “I did not come to make life easy for you; that is not my goal.” For those of you who thought that following Christ would be easy, these are the

Your Decision to Give Up Power Is Costing You

The decision to turn your power over to someone else is a costly one. Let me show you how to take it back! We don’t intentionally make the decision to hand our power over to someone else, but many of us do it and without even realizing it.  Let me give you an example: The other

What Does Long Suffering Mean to You?

As I partake of my spiritual nourishment this morning in God’s Word through the book of Ezra, the Holy Spirit is reminding me of long-suffering.  Then, oh goodness, I felt a blog post coming on. What does Long Suffering mean to you?  There have been many examples of long suffering throughout the Bible– long periods

Ironically, The “Gift of Wisdom” was Not For You

In November, I heeded a prompting in my spirit to offer a series of recordings that would help others to understand the Book of Proverbs.  Little did I know that this “Gift of Wisdom” was a gift that God was giving to me!  Oh sure, I shared this gift with you because I was taught

I Know My Spiritual Gifts, Now What?

JUST IMAGINE that someone gave you a brand new shiny Phantom Rolls Royce (my dream car BTW!).  The color is exactly what you wanted and the smell of leather in the interior reeks of newness. The car title has been handed over to you with your name printed in BOLD letters. Honey, it’s yours!! How

Do Your Boundaries Reflect Who You Belong To?

As a strong advocate for women who are ready to Establish Proper Boundaries in all areas of their lives, the search for foundational principles that support this quest is never-ending.  As I search through MY best reference source, the Bible, I am always amazed at the correlation between God’s Word and the importance of setting