Posts in Category: Mary’s Blog

September 5

A Thought: Being useful. Peter Forsyth said, “Unless there is in us that which is above us, we shall soon yield to that which is about us.” Today holds all possibilities of productivity, connection, visioning, and results from creativity and hard work. How will God use you today to accomplish His purpose for you in the midst of all of […]

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September 4

A Thought: Diversion. Today I am thankful for diversions. A mute button diverts me from the endless, unproductive and wasteful political ads. A phone call needing my help diverts me from something less important. An important conversation diverts and redirects me toward a greater solution than the one before. With Christ as my Guide, diversions can only be received for […]

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September 3

A Thought: A New Day. I’m excited! God has given me the gift of a new day—with all its possibilities to connect with new and also familiar friends; opportunities to bring others closer to The Lord; ways to increase and improve ministry—it’s all good. It’s going to be a great day BECAUSE I choose to focus on KNOWING God wants […]

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September 2

A Thought: Exposure. It’s really true how easily we are influenced by whom or what we surround ourselves. Choose wisely. These matters are crucial to your well-being. You will come away questioning your values and re-determining what they truly are. The final question should be: What does this say about me and my relationship to Christ? Hoping you each have […]

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August 30

A Thought: Peace. What gives you peace? A sense of fulfillment? A child’s sweet face sleeping, all tucked in for the night? Knowing a loved one no longer suffers? All of these things and more, inspire peace in us. And the common denominator in these?: God’s Presence. When you are needing to feel a deep peace, seek the Presence of […]

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August 29

A Thought: Your desires. In all honesty with yourself, ask ” What do I want?” It’s ok to ask yourself that—that question defines your direction and clarifies your motives. When you align your answer with God’s intent for you, look at what He promises! Psalm 37:4-“Delight yourself in the LORD and he will give you the desires of your heart. […]

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