Lamb of God – Word Nerd Wednesday

For this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday Kelsey shares with us what it means that we call Jesus the Lamb of God. Lamb of God “The Next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, ”Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!”* John 1:29 The Strong’s Lexicon […]

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Root of Jesse – Word Nerd Wednesday

For this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday I get to share with you the significance of Jesus being called the Root of Jesse. Root of Jesse “And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse who shall stand as a banner to the people, for the Gentiles shall seek Him and His […]

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When God Doesn’t Anwer Prayers the Way We Want

Lately, I’ve been pondering why God doesn’t answer prayers the way we want. Remember the prayer request I shared with you a couple of Fridays ago? (For a refresher check in out HERE.) I really wanted God to do what he did for Elijah and hold back the rain so my son’s end-of-season tennis championships […]

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Counselor – Word Nerd Wednesday

For this week’s Word Nerd Wednesday, Kathie shares with us about the privelege we have to call Jesus our Counselor. Counselor (Yo’es): a Hebrew noun meaning one who counsels. In verb and participle forms, it means to advise, counsel or consult, especially concerning military and political leaders who counsel kings.  “For to us a child […]

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Why You Should Stop Practicing Anonymous Gratitude

Being intentional about mining the source of our blessings helps us to stop practicing anonymous gratitude. This summer I had an experience that filled me with wonder and taught me a powerful lesson. Passing through Kentucky on our way home from a family reunion outside of St. Louis, we stopped to tour the Louisville Slugger […]

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Redeemer – Word Nerd Wednesday

I’m thrilled to have Katie Chew back for this week’s edition of Word Nerd Wednesday as she shares what it means for us to call Jesus our Redeemer. “For your Maker is your husband—the LORD Almighty is his name—the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer, he is called the God of all the earth.” […]

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