Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Cultivating Thankfulness: Offerings

Amy / November 28, 2015

Over the past week we have been walking through ways that we can cultivate thankfulness in our everyday lives. We started off by remembering what God has done for us, proclaiming to others what God is doing and has done and yesterday we discussed how when we live for God our lives demonstrate our thankfulness to him by reflecting God.…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Cultivating Thanksgiving: Demonstrating

Amy / November 27, 2015

This week we have been looking at four steps that help us to cultivate thanksgiving in our lives. First we discussed the importance of remembering what God has done. Second we talked about proclaiming to others what God has done. Today we are going to look at the third element in cultivating thanksgiving. This third element is demonstrating to others…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Cultivating Thanksgiving: Proclaiming

Amy / November 25, 2015

Yesterday we looked at the first key element in cultivating thanksgiving which was to remeber. Today we are going to look at the second key element. This element is Proclaiming. Once we have remembered the things that God has done for us we need to take the time and tell other people about what we have remembered. There is really…

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Intentional Living, Spiritual health

Cultivating Thanksgiving: Remember

Cultivating Thanksgiving requires us to remember
Amy / November 24, 2015

Cultivating thankfulness can be a constant battle. It is so easy to find myself grumbling and complaining because of some difficulty or hardship that I am dealing with in my daily life. We have seen from the people of Israel that God isn’t pleased when we grumble. God wants us to be cultivating thankfulness in our everyday lives. I have…

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Intentional Living, Uncategorized

Thanksgiving can change your day.

Amy / November 23, 2015

It is good to give thanks to the Lord, to sing praises to the Most High. It is good to proclaim your unfailing love in the morning, your faithfulness in the evening, Psalm 92:1-2 Thanksgiving isn’t always an easy attitude to wear. The people of Israel didn’t find it an easy habit to cling too, and I know that I…

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Bible Study, Intentional Living

How we obey is important

Amy / November 20, 2015

Learning to Obey is Constant This past week we have been continuing our study in the book of Numbers. I have been surprised at how the Lord has been really teaching me how important it is to obey God through our Good Morning Girls study. The Lord blesses so much as we are digging into his word. Digging deeper into…

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Book Review

Glory Days by Max Lucado

Amy / November 18, 2015

Note: I received the book Glory Days by Max Lucado Free from BookLookBloggers.com for the purpose of review. All opinions are my own. For more information please see my disclosure policy. Glory Days by Max Lucado is a book that journeys through the book of Joshua and teaches us how we as followers of Jesus Christ should be living our…

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Intentional Living

Being Thankful is No Small Thing

No matter what you are doing Keep your heart inclined to praise and thankfulness to God
Amy / November 18, 2015

“1 Chronicles 16:4 He appointed some of the Levites to minister before the ark of the Lord, to extol, thank, and praise the Lord, the God of Israel.” Are You Thankful for Your Job? How would you like it if your job was to help others be thankful, to spend the day praising God, writing praise songs and leading others…

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Bible Study

Thankfulness Brings Fellowship: Thankfulness Part 2

Amy / November 13, 2015

November is quickly passing by, and many people are working hard to get ready for the Thanksgiving holiday. I have been meal planning and trying to get things ready, but I must say I am more concerned about getting my heart and the hearts of my family ready for being thankful all year round. This week in our study of…

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Uncategorized

Having Fellowship with God: Thankfulness Part 1

Amy / November 11, 2015

Over the past several years one of the things I have struggled with is discontentment. To be honest with you I have struggled with the issue of discontentment for a long time. I have allowed myself to complain, grumble and to wallow in self-pity. Most of the time when I find myself complaining I feel very justified in those complaints.…

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Bible Study

Living Intentionally

God requires more from you than to merely get through life not paying attention to what is going on around you.
Amy / November 9, 2015

Blow the trumpets in times of gladness, too, sounding them at your annual festivals and at the beginning of each month to rejoice over your burnt offerings and peace offerings. The trumpets will remind the Lord your God of his covenant with you, I am the Lord your God. Numbers 10:10 Why would God, who is all knowing, need to…

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