I wait for the LORD, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.Psalm 130:5
Hope and expectation are aspects of faith and portrayed in this image of a dog and child waiting for a parent to arrive. May we have the same active expectation as we wait upon the Lord.~ Pastor Bob Barnett
Discouraged Moms’ Devotions to Goby Shelley Galbreath
Written for the wife and mother who is overwhelmed by the fast-paced lifestyle most women are expected to live today. She may be struggling with health issues such as fatigue or simply may feel unfulfilled or unhappy because she is not living the life she thought she would be living. This book is designed to help the reader draw closer to God and reach for the dreams He as placed on her heart. Learning to balance mind, body and spirit, discouraged moms uncover the authentic woman God created her to be, the woman she has always wanted to be.
Encouragement Changes Everything: Bless and Be Blessedby John C. Maxwell
Lives are changed-from the simple to the dramatic-through the miracle of encouragement. Encouragement is an essential nutrient of growing a positive attitude and improving life, and providing that encouragement benefits both the giver and the receiver(s). The world’s foremost leadership expert, John Maxwell, offers practical advice on how to effectively provide the kind of encouragement that transforms individuals, families, churches, and work teams into happier, healthier, more affirming networks. Encouragement Changes Everything focuses on the importance of valuing and growing relationships. This is the perfect gift for people to share and enjoy in either personal or professional contexts.
When, God, When? Learning to Trust in God’s Timingby Joyce Meyer
God has perfect timing for everything in your life. Sometimes He answers prayers quickly. Other times He waits until He knows you are ready to use His gifts wisely. The wait is not always easy. Impatience, frustration, and disappointment can build because you’re waiting for things to happen now. It is only when you learn to respect, appreciate¿and, most of all, trust¿the times of waiting that God really goes to work behind the scenes in earnest. In this uplifting guide, Joyce Meyer shows you that in God’s time you will see the dreams and the visions He has given you fulfilled.
- The safety in God’s timing
- How you can grow and mature during times of waiting
- Why waiting is God’s way of reaffirming faith and trust in Him
- How to build the foundations of a patient lifestyle
- Why we sometimes have to wait for others to be ready
- God hears you and is working to answer your prayers. If you are willing to wait on His perfect timing, your dreams will be fulfilled with all the blessings of His love.
Choose Joy: Because Happiness Isn’t Enoughby Kay Warren
In this inspiring book, Kay Warren teaches women what joy really is, where to find it, and how to choose it in the good times and the bad. With compassion and wisdom, she shows readers–even those who live with the constant companions of discouragement and depression–that true joy is deeper, richer, and more accessible than they might think.