In The Living Room with Jesus

In Need of Review: A Friday Christian

My husband is a collector of pocket knives. This means that we have knife magazines on our coffee table and pocket knives sitting our our bedroom dresser. This often leads to discussions on what he likes and dislikes about those knives. I know more about pocket knives than I ever thought I would. Recently he… Continue reading In Need of Review: A Friday Christian

In The Living Room with Jesus, Thursday Thoughts

Thursday Thought- A Church on Fire…

Onlookers in prayer and tears I, along with so many others have been deeply stirred by the images coming from the Notre Dame fire. I watched as the church burned and it was like the heart of France was on fire. As thousands of devoted French people expressed deep sorrow at what they saw, I… Continue reading Thursday Thought- A Church on Fire…

In The Living Room with Jesus

The Cure for the Resurrection Day Hangover.

I hope you all had a wonderful Easter Day; mine was amazing as I was able to celebrate with my first grandchild. Plus, I just love celebrating the resurrection of my Lord and Savior and remembering the promises it contains for all who follow Him. Because of that resurrection I have the promise that I… Continue reading The Cure for the Resurrection Day Hangover.

In The Living Room with Jesus

A Good Day for Dead People

I woke up this morning to my normal routine. I greeted my Google Device with a hearty good morning and was given the stats of the day which I have programed to lead into worship music. As my coffee brewed I grabbed a protein bar, sweetened my coffee with lots of creamer and sat in… Continue reading A Good Day for Dead People

In The Living Room with Jesus

Dining with Betrayal

As the Church Office Administrator I have many unique parts of my job. There of course is the typical responsibilities of any office administrator; from making coffee to paperwork to communication. However, since this job is done at a church there are the not so typical, but enjoyable, activities like praying for those who come… Continue reading Dining with Betrayal

In The Living Room with Jesus

A Picture Revealed

I recently celebrated my 56th birthday. I must be honest that it put a spotlight on the fact that life is passing much too quickly. I always thought I would have accomplished more in 56 years. I did, however, accomplished one of my childhood dreams. I am a parent. Having great parents myself and living… Continue reading A Picture Revealed

Prayer Challenge

Prayer Challenge- Day 31

Day 31 Name of God to proclaim and focus your worship to: Aleph and Tav or Alpha and the Omega - The Beginning and the End The Hebrew letters Aleph and Tav correspond to the better known Greek letters of Alpha and Omega; both are the first and last letter of their alphabets and symbolize the… Continue reading Prayer Challenge- Day 31

Prayer Challenge

Prayer Challenge- Day 2

Day 2 Name of God to proclaim and focus your worship to: Jesus (Name above all Names) The name Jesus is derived from the Hebrew name Yeshua, which is based on the Semitic root y-š-ʕ (Hebrew: ישע‎), meaning "to deliver; to rescue. Scripture Promise to claim: Psalm 72:12-14 “For he will deliver the needy who… Continue reading Prayer Challenge- Day 2

Prayer Challenge

A 31 Day Prayer Challenge- Day 1

  Today is a great day to begin a 31 Day Prayer Challenge. Every day there will be a name of God to proclaim and worship, a promise of God to declare and a prayer prompt to pray and journal. Click on this link to read a great article called "Listening to God in Prayer"… Continue reading A 31 Day Prayer Challenge- Day 1

In The Living Room with Jesus

Fill up, Go Out and Repeat.

I have been learning of a principle in the Kingdom of God called Fullness and Fulfillment. This principle is taught and demonstrated all over the Bible but let me emphasize two places specifically. The first is in 1 Samuel 16:1 when God said to his prophet Samuel, “fill your horn with oil, and be on… Continue reading Fill up, Go Out and Repeat.