Tag Archives: Hope

Finding Life in Captivity

As I continue to read through the book of Jeremiah (in the Bible), I am learning that although God sent the nations Judah and Israel to Babylon as captives in order to correct them of their sinful ways, God wanted … Continue reading

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Allowing Bad for My Good

Selected text from my scripture reading from the past two days… “Woe to the shepherds who destroy and scatter the sheep of My pasture!” says the Lord.  Therefore thus says the Lord God of Israel against the shepherds who feed … Continue reading

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He Left the 99… for me

by Marilou Schnaderbeck A couple of years ago I was reeling from a monstrous failure on my part.  Oh…to even begin to remember how I felt then makes my heart ache… back in that place of spiritual destitution, hopelessness, and thinking because … Continue reading

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Manna – Redemption of Failures

[Sent by Mom from her devotional reading out of Springs in the Desert by Mrs Charles E. Cowman for December 26.  It’s a truthful and impactful reminder that God is greater than my greatest failures and as Eccl 3:11 promises … Continue reading

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Manna – This thing is from Me

(originally sent by Mom in February 2010 in response to my wondering how involved God is in all the circumstances or incidences in life.  She responded with the following…) “Refuse to discount unexpected interruptions” C. Swindoll…I wrote this in my … Continue reading

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You are not forgotten

by Marilou Schnaderbeck My failures made it easy for me to believe I had been forgotten or passed over; that I was no longer of value; that my future was only going to be a shadow of whatever joy and goodness I … Continue reading

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