God's Powerful Grace and How it Benefits All People

The mortgage was due on 1st.  It was the 3rd- and there sat the envelope on the front table, waiting to go in the mail.  My heart sank.  As a rule-following kind of girl, it really bothers me when I mess up like this.  I expected a late payment would be incurred and that there would be a ding on my credit rating.  I was upset with myself for forgetting to get the check in the mail before I left on vacation. 

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Why Life's Pressure Points are Some of the Greatest Gifts {Grace and Truth Link-Up}

Are you feeling the pressure from life lately?  When we're facing those pressure point, it's not an easy place to be.  But those times can also be some of the greatest gifts we have.  They shape us and strengthen us.  This week's featured post is called, When Life's Pressure Points are Some of the Greatest Gifts, by Stacey Pardoe.  Her words blessed and encouraged me.  I hope you'll take a moment to visit, say hello, and be encouraged as I was. 

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Chosen on Purpose, For a Purpose {Grace and Truth Link Up}

If you are a follower of Christ, here's something to think about.  You didn't choose him.  He chose you.  The implication of that truth is deep.  It means you have a purpose.  This week's featured post for the Grace and Truth link up is by Dianne Thornton, who writes at Sweeter than Honey.  It's titled, Chosen On Purpose, FOR a Purpose.  Her words encouraged me and I pray they'll encourage you as well! 

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