Courage Journal

The Top 5 Most Unique Christian Gifts

The Top 5 Most Unique Christian Gifts

When it comes to cool Christian gifts, sometimes it’s hard to figure out where to begin. You want something different for your special someone, but you are not sure where...

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The Choice to Rejoice

The Choice to Rejoice

Our neighbor Butch needed a covered place to park his hay wagon last night, so my husband Steve parked it under a shed we have here on the farm. Another...

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Hiding or Seeking

Hiding or Seeking

We have a neighbor who is a hermit. He has been so hurt by life, it seems, that he has shut out much of the world and hides away in...

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Listen for Courage

Listen for Courage

I stood dead still. I had only been in the woods for 30 minutes when I heard the unmistakable sounds of a large animal behind me. I didn’t breathe, I...

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Courage to Listen

Courage to Listen

We have written a candle called Courage to Speak because there are many times that something needs to be said even though it will be hard to say. Christians are...

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Stablish, Strengthen, Settle

Stablish, Strengthen, Settle

I am a fire-putter-outer. A sprinter. Being the steady, organized, long distance person is my dream. So, standing isn’t often my everyday. Usually I am running around from one thing...

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Courage to Stand

Courage to Stand

1 Corinthians 15:1- Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye STAND. Throughout Paul’s writings it is...

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I Bow My Knees

I Bow My Knees

I live on a farm, and one of my jobs is mowing the lawns. It is one of my favorite things to do here because I love being out in...

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Courage to Pray

Courage to Pray

James 5:6 says “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.” I am sure that like me you have heard this verse repeated over and over in your...

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Courage to Care - Samaritan

Courage to Care - Samaritan

Is the parable of the Good Samaritan relevant today? The obvious answer is yes. The parable as told by our Lord is as relevant today as it was the moment...

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Honoring Care-Givers

Honoring Care-Givers

I care very deeply about my family. They love me, and I love them. Giving to them through gifts or time or energy is like second nature with hardly any...

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