Archives: "God's Words For US"
“For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother” Matthew 12:50 (NIV)
I have often wondered why friends of mine and I have to go through difficult times. Some have faced great loss of loved ones, extended periods of unemployment,
- June 22, 2012
God has been especially real to me to me this week. I can feel His presence; those arms of love surround me as we await word from our son.
Our son lives 600 miles away from our home. He’s on a week’s vacation from his job. At almost the last minute, he changed his plans and chose to
- June 15, 2012
“Though I walk in the midst of trouble,
Thou wilt revive me: thou shalt stretch forth thine
hand against the wrath of mine enemies,
and thy right hand you save me.
The Lord will perfect that which concerneth me:
Thy mercy, O Lord, endureth forever:
forsake not the works of thine
- June 8, 2012
God Surprises Us with Joy
“for his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime;
weeping may remain for a night but rejoicing comes in the morning.”
Psalm 30:5 (NIV)
- June 1, 2012
God’s In Our World
“Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue, but with actions and in truth. Then this is how we know that we belong to the truth, and how we set our hearts
- May 25, 2012
“Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness
to be tempted of the devil. And when he had fasted forty
days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred.
Then the devil leaveth him, and, behold, angels came
and ministered unto him.” Matthew 4:1-2,11 (KJV)
- May 18, 2012
Thou wilt keep himin perfect peace,
whose mind is stayed on thee:
because he trusteth in thee.
Isaiah 26:3 (KJV)
Have you ever seen a snapshot that looked blurry? When I was a child, we used to see them often.
Have you ever watched a movie or a television
- May 11, 2012
“And you, my child, will be called prophet of the Most High; for you will go on before the Lord to prepare the way for him, to give his people the knowledge of salvation through the forgiveness of their sins.” Luke 1:76-77 (NIV)
When Zechariah wrote that his son’s name was John, the neighbors.
- May 4, 2012
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Meet the Author
Cecelia Lester has been serious about her writing for two decades..
She composes Christian essays and posts them to her blog quietspirit-followingmyking.blogspot.com/
She has served in a faith-based organization,Grace In Action by writing two newsletters and searching for possible grants.
In July 2017, she published her first book, "Times of Trouble Bring Rays of Joy."
She and her husband of 51 years live in central Indiana. They have one grown son.