Author Archives: One Who's Having a Lovely Day!

About One Who's Having a Lovely Day!

Hi Friend. I hate writing about myself but there's this little "About You" box I'm supposed to fill up so here's my attempt at that: I am the happily married wife of an awesome elder at our local Bible church. We've been hitched for 29+ years and have 5 amazing sons and 2 equally amazing daughters-in-law. I grew up in East Texas and currently live in North Texas on some acreage where we raise boys and various animals. I love my family, my friends, my church and my life, but mostly, I love Jesus. Not perfectly and not as much as I should, but He is my Savior and I love Him for being willing to save my wretched little self. OK. Enough about me!

Fear’s Antidote

Here is a letter I recently wrote to a struggling friend concerning handling my fear: Hi Friend, Lately I’ve thought more about fear (I’m talking about sinful fear – anxiety – worry, not the healthy fear of God we are commanded … Continue reading

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Do My Feelings Overrule Faith? Pt. 2

Now that we’ve had time to ponder the fact that God commands our emotions, here’s a little bit more from a learned man on this same topic, just in case you weren’t convinced by little ole me: And since Brian … Continue reading

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Do My Feelings Overrule Faith? Pt. 1

What feeling controlled you this morning?  Who has impacted your life today in a negative way? What emotions have you felt so far today? Have you ever contemplated the fact that most of us live almost entirely by our feelings? … Continue reading

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Is God Loving Me Today?

“It is good…To declare Your lovingkindness in the morning, and Your faithfulness at night.” From Psalm 92 vss. 1 and 2. This morning, whatever has happened in your life up to this point, whatever God brings today, no matter how … Continue reading

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Sight and Lies vs. Faith and Truth

We all do it and we all are harmed for it. There is never a good outcome nor is anything helpful produced. In fact, it drags us down and traps us in fear, worry and unbelief. It is a slough … Continue reading

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Meekness and the Second Blow

Matthew Henry says, ” Meekness teaches and enables us patiently to bear the anger of others … Commonly, that which provokes anger is anger, as fire kindles fire; now meekness prevents that violent collision which forces out these sparks, and … Continue reading

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What Are You Doing Here?

“What are you doing here, Elijah?” Is this what Elijah is called to be doing – squatting in a cave in the wilderness? Apparently not and God used this question to bring him out of his misery and into God’s … Continue reading

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