Jesus Christ is always faithful.  You can always count on Him.  Jesus’ compassion for you is so huge you cannot comprehend it. God’s Bible says in Lamentations 3: 22-23, “Though the Lord’s mercies we are not consumed, because His compassions fail not.  They are new every morning, great is Your faithfulness.” There is no one ...

Sisters in Grace Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act. He will bring forth your righteousness as the light, and your justice as the noonday.” – Psalm 37: 3-6. Last week, I was headed to Austin with my beautiful cousin, Meridith, to ...

TeacherMom with Jan Allbritton We celebrated my dad’s 80th birthday Sunday afternoon with most of the out of town family and friends in attendance. I look at my dad and mom, and I see a lot of wisdom. I can distinctly remember when my grandparents died, and I told Mom and Dad that they were ...

God’s “phone number” is JER. 33:03.  It says, “Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know.” There may be times you do not think God cares about you or wants to have anything to do with you.  That is the furthest thing from ...

In God’s Bible it says in 2 Corinthians 4: 8-9, “We are hard-pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed.” You and others you know are struggling with hardships in your life and the life of your loved ones. There ...

Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren todwell together in unity.” – Psalm 133:1. The car was packed down with 4 suitcases (Mike over packed, not me), three toy bags with the favorites of each kid, pillows, blankets, and snacks. This was our first real ...

Jan Allbritton Pastor Andy made a comment in his sermon that really stuck with me. He said that the most open door should be that of the church. Folks should feel welcome there, and we should offer love, acceptance, forgiveness, and redemption. Do we? Do we as the church do that? I believe that the ...

We try to build a lot of things during our lives.  We build things for our house, loved ones, ourselves and others.  We also try to build healthy relationships and families.  But by ourselves, in our own strength, we cannot do it. God’s word says in Psalm 127:1, “Unless the Lord builds the house (home, ...

Teacher Mom with Jan Allbritton ALife is always an adventure at our house. Monday morning I get up and look out the front window. I see Baby getting kinda close to the road. I holler at her, and she starts back, and then she stops. I then hear what she is hearing,…a dog yelling like ...

Tina Trout Terrell and Christie Trout Stephens “For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.”  — Ephesians 2:10. The last week of school was packed with all kinds of exciting activities for my kids. Getting them up and going wasn’t ...