So many scriptures have the word “joy” in them. I read that “joy” is found 155 times in KJV. This is Advent Week Three – Joy Therefore, Joy must be important to God. He created us to feel that emotion. He also blessed us with the Holy Spirit so we can feel joy even when… Continue reading Advent Week Three – Joy
Advent Week One
Advent Week One HOPE I haven’t written in a while. I have been on a painting spree. For each day of November, I painted every day. This week is Advent Week One – hope. Today was different. I painted and wrote two poems. I will share one with you today. This is an Abecedarian poem.… Continue reading Advent Week One
4 Podcasts for Advent
4 Podcasts for Advent Listen to the 4 pillars of Advent at Hope Stream Radio – 4 Podcasts for Advent. Hope Love Joy Peace Blessings to everyone as we head toward Christmas. Listen to 4 podcasts on the 4 pillars of Advent. Join us at Hope Stream Radio. (click to Tweet)
Put Everything Aside Christ Enters
Put Everything Aside Christ Enters – P.E.A.C.E. Word of God Speak Linkup This is the last week in Advent – Advent 4 – Peace. I put everything aside. I am lighting the 4th advent candle. My acronym for peace is: P – Put E – Everything A – Aside C – Christ E – Enters… Continue reading Put Everything Aside Christ Enters
Jesus JOY – Where are you? Advent 3
Jesus JOY – Where are you? Advent 3 and Linkup This week has been full – full of good things. But sometimes a little hectic too. Where do I find Jesus joy? Today I light the third candle in Advent – Joy. Until now you have asked nothing in my name. Ask, and you will… Continue reading Jesus JOY – Where are you? Advent 3
Let’s LOVE- Advent 2
Let’s LOVE- Advent 2 This week is the second week of Advent. Last week I lit the internet candle for HOPE, and now I light it for LOVE. So let’s love this week. But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us (Romans 5:8, NIV).… Continue reading Let’s LOVE- Advent 2
Baubles, Bangles and Beads?
Baubles, Bangles and Beads? Are we walking with baubles, bangles and beads? Or are we walking in the hope of our faith? Today I looked at HOPE as this is the first week of Advent. Our faith is built on hope. And during this Advent season I will light an internet candle each week to… Continue reading Baubles, Bangles and Beads?
Scripture and a Picture – Christmas Approaches
Scripture and a Picture – Christmas Approaches This week’s Scripture is Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. I love this Scripture – It can be used as a benediction or… Continue reading Scripture and a Picture – Christmas Approaches
WHAT IS PEACE?
What is Peace? Janis looks at peace – what does that mean to you?
ADVENT WEEK FOUR – Love
What is love? Janis looks at the fourth week of Advent – Love.