Instead of making New Year's resolutions, consider saying prayers. When we make resolutions, they usually result in broken promises to ourselves. Guilt then sneaks in and and begins to condemn us. That's not how God wants us to start off the new year! He wants to bless us with peace and joy. Pray, and ask … Continue reading New Year’s Prayers
Today got off to a rough start... but the silver lining is that it's the first snow of the season! Jesus washes us whiter than snow! Imagine living as if you have no sin... With Jesus Christ we always have a fresh, clean start... just like the beauty of the first winter snow! Thank God … Continue reading With Jesus, We are Washed Whiter than Snow!
I walked down my country road to visit this beautiful friend, while witnessing the creation of yet another beautiful sunset painted by my awesome God! I hope this amazing creature brightens your day and brings a smile to your face! There's lots moooore coming on The Silver Lining, so invite a friend to visit the … Continue reading Good “Mooed” Cow… Got JESUS?
Happy Valentine's Day to all The Silver Lining readers and visitors! Don't forget; you are never left abandoned, or without love, for Jesus loves each and every one of us! Whether you are single, married, young, old, rich, or poor... nothing is greater than the love of Jesus Christ! 💕 ❤️💚💛💜💙💕 Find loving, daily encouragement … Continue reading The Greatest Love…
May God bless and protect all those today who are marching for the right to life. May God protect the unborn children who have been conceived, and those yet to come. Be thankful for the life we are given on earth, and for the promise of eternal life we are given through Jesus Christ! "For you … Continue reading March, Pray, and Thank God for Life!
Cloud: A busy day filled with appointments and lots and lots of driving back and forth. Silver Lining: God filled it up with little bits of joy and surprises, and perfect answers to prayers, and time alone to listen to God's Word. Then, while finally arriving home, He painted me a breathtaking Merry Christmas scarlet … Continue reading Christmas Shenandoah Sky
I went to a beautiful funeral today, to celebrate the life of a beautiful soul, belonging to a beloved young boy gone too soon. Yet, God remains triumphant even through tragedy, because people gave their lives to Jesus today! So though we grieve the life of a dearly precious boy, he now lives eternally with … Continue reading Victory in Jesus
Cloud: When darkness hovers over your community, and people are hurting as tears fall, and sorrow saturates the painful places. Silver Lining: When light brings community together, and people are hopeful as smiles appear, and glimpses of joy can be found in the healing. "Rejoice with those who rejoice; mourn with those who mourn." Romans … Continue reading Empathy