Are We Looking For People to Be Kind To?

David Was: 2 Samuel 9:3 – 3 The king then asked him, “Is anyone still alive from Saul’s family? If so, I want to show God’s kindness to them.” God Is: Titus 3:4-8 – “4 But—When God our Savior revealed his kindness and love, 5 he saved us, not because of the righteous … Keep reading …

David Had Plenty of Opportunities to Be Offended

Have you ever felt like David? So many opportunities came his way that could have led to him being offended. We have been looking at the main one – Saul’s hatred towards him – but he also had to endure men who where loyal to him and others who were not, … Keep reading …

A “Psalm” by Evelyn (A Thankful Heart)

I took the challenge of writing a “Psalm” from “David choose His Character” and here it is:   Abba, You looked down at my life and chose a date for me to know beyond any doubt that I needed You to be the center of my life. You opened the … Keep reading …

David Chose His Character

Photo by Rosan  Harmens   We have been on this journey to answer the question, “Can we rise above bad blood?” Today, I thought we should take a step back and look at David and how he conducted himself in this situation. We’ve seen Saul’s side – and most of … Keep reading …

Can We Rise Above Bad Blood

Can We Rise Above Bad Blood? “Show me the wonders of your great love you who save by your right hand those who take refuge in you from their foes” (Psalm 17:7). God Demonstrates Loving Kindness To David, according to his compassion (Psalm 69:16) and in wonderful ways (Psalm 17:7a). To us, … Keep reading …

Add Love to Brotherly Kindness

Add Love (Agape) to Your Brotherly Kindness (Phileo) “Dear friends, let us continue to love one another, for love comes from God. Anyone who loves is born of God and knows God. —God is love.” (1 John 4:7-8) This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down … Keep reading …

Welcome to My Blog

Hello, my name is Evelyn – I am a follower of Jesus, a wife, a mother, a speaker, a teacher and a writer. My heart’s desire is to encourage, inspire and challenge you to become the best person you can be. “If life throws us lemons we will catch them and … Keep reading …