• “Do not lose yourself in your everyday work and activities. Rather, lose yourself in God. When you are doing work, let your innermost heart be centered on Him. Live in His presence and abide in Him. Then your work will follow you into eternity, and you will reap a rich harvest.” – Basilea Schlink

O Breath of Life by Bessie Porter Head

O Breath of Life, come sweeping through us,
Revive Thy Church with life and power;
O Breath of Life, come,… Continue reading

The Lord Knows by Susannah Spurgeon

The Lord knows all about us. Our enemies–sometimes, even our friends–misunderstand and malign us; they misconstrue our words and actions,… Continue reading

The Life of Surrender by Lilias Trotter

In Mary of Bethany, with her broken box of ointment, we see shadowed forth the life of surrender. . .The… Continue reading

Cultivating Patience with One Another by Marci Ferrell

If someone were to ask your family if you were a patient person, what would their response be? I want… Continue reading

Diary of Ruth Bryan, June 16, 1856

Very full blessings has the Lord vouchsafed to me during the past week, and my glorious Christ has been to… Continue reading

Motherhood: An Eternal Investment by GraceAnna Castleberry

I think as moms we can be discouraged if we begin to believe that motherhood is pointless. When we forget… Continue reading

Ann Griffiths and Her Sea of Wonders by Simonetta Carr

“O to spend my life in a sea of wonders!” Ann wrote in one of her poems. And her life,… Continue reading

The Sin of Pride by Anne Dutton

As pride is a sin that abides and works in all Christians in this world, let us all then, as… Continue reading

Elizabeth Prentiss: Joyfully Embracing Motherhood and Suffering by Bambi Moore

It had been an especially difficult morning at home with my little people. There were at least five reasons why… Continue reading

Mary Winslow: A Great Prayer Warrior by Donna Kelderman

The day the telegraph arrived was a day forever etched in the mind of Mary Winslow. Having recently arrived in… Continue reading

  • “We need Jesus!…He is our joy…without Him, the world and all it calls good, is poverty, wretchedness and woe! With Him, a wilderness is a paradise, a cottage a palace and the lowliest spot of earth a little heaven below” – Mary Winslow

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Verse of the Day

I am the good shepherd; and I know My sheep, and am known by My own. As the Father knows Me, even so I know the Father; and I lay down My life for the sheep. — John 10:14-15 (NKJV)
  • “The greatest satisfaction I can have is the knowledge that He is what He is; and that, being what He is, He never will be otherwise. If I am saved at last, it will be the free gift of God; since I have no worth and no merit of my own.” – Madame Guyon

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