I looked up Goals in Life on Google and I found myself on this site: 100 Life Goals & How to Set Them. Some of the goals were fun. Some were serious. Others were inspirational. Here’s an example:Continue reading What Do I Want Most?
Why should I feel discouraged, why should the shadows come,
Why should my heart be lonely, and long for heaven and home,
When Jesus is my portion, My constant friend is He:
His eye is on the sparrow, and I know He watches me;
His eye is on the sparrow, and I know He watches me.
WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS,
all our sins and griefs to bear!
What a privilege to carry
ev’rything to God in prayer!
O what peace we often forfeit,
O what needless pain we bear,
all because we do not carry
ev’rything to God in prayer!
Last week the Bible study I led broke for the summer. There were 8 women who attended. This is a nice number for a Bible study. We studied Philippians, Titus and the Gospel of Matthew inductively.¹Continue reading It’s Been a Sacrifice
I have a sincere conviction that marriage is a covenant agreement between a man and a woman. This conviction is based on the Bible. I believe the Bible is God’s inspired, infallible and authoritative Word.Continue reading My Conviction on Marriage
Have you thought how life will look when Covid is over? Probably most of us have. There have been a lot of changes in the last year. Some of them we would have never imagined.Continue reading When Covid is Over…
As we close this unusual year of 2020, a big thanks to everyone who has followed this blog! I am grateful for each one of you. Thank you for every “like” and each comment made.Continue reading Top Posts of 2020
The following post is by Hannah. -Lena 💗
This is a topic that I’ve wanted to write about for a long time, but I have struggled to articulate my thoughts until recently. I believe that our world is currently going through one of the loneliest seasons in human history and therefore the topic of loneliness is more relevant than ever before. The global […]Navigating Loneliness — Grace to be Imperfect
Do your pastor’s sermons inspire you to live for Jesus? This past week my pastor did just that. The scripture was from Mark 9:14-29. This is the story about the epileptic son that the disciples could not heal.Continue reading I Can’t but Jesus Can!
If asked people would give different answers to the question, “What makes a person a Christian?” Let’s skip people’s opinions and go straight to the Bible. How does the Bible answer this question?Continue reading What Makes a Person a Christian?
When are you going to make Jesus’ last command your first priority? This question came from a former pastor.¹ After 30 years I still find it challenging. The following is the last command Jesus gave to the disciples:Continue reading Who is on the Lord’s Side?
The WordPress Block Editor has arrived. I found this out last week when another blogger wrote about it. I related to her frustrations. Totally. A few posts back I tried the New Editor Continue reading The New Editor
What if you knew God’s will for you was three challenging years of ministry followed by death. How would you endure? How did Jesus endure? What kept Him going?Continue reading What Keeps You Going?
It was the hardest life challenge I ever faced. I cried for weeks and got terribly depressed. I did everything I knew to do but nothing got better. That’s when I (finally) looked Continue reading What am I Going to do?
All creatures of our God and King,
Lift up your voice and with us sing
Alleluia, Alleluia! Continue reading O Praise Him!
Hi Friend — Well, she’s done it again. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has extended Michigan’s stay-at-home order another two weeks. Michiganders must now stay home until May 28. We will actually be at ho Continue reading Our Dear Loco Governor
Dear Friend – Do rainy days and Mondays get you down?¹ How does “being down” fit with being a Christian? This blog is named BeYeGlad! Rest assured I’m not Pollyannaish. Being a Christian isn’t all swe Continue reading Rainy Days & Mondays
Dear Friend — Life can become unbearably difficult at times. When it does then what? I can look to myself. I can look for escape. I can look to others. I can look to politicians. Really, this list is en Continue reading Blog Transformation Underway
Just as I am, without one plea,
But that Thy blood was shed for me,
And that Thou bidd’st me come to Thee,
O Lamb of God, I come!
I come! Continue reading Just As I am
I heard a football player say, “Football is my life.” He said this to justify missing his mom’s funeral to play football. What is your life? What are you living for? When your life on earth ends what will Continue reading What Is Your Life?