Plant Anyway by Reba Wilson

A dozen or so pots of flowers are on my deck—waiting to be planted. And I am waiting—for stable weather.

These plants have already remained safe through one rain and wind storm. I am waiting until the next storm gets out of here tomorrow. But, now they say yet another one is coming later in the week. So just how long should I wait before I plant?

This morning I surveyed the flowers that had been planted weeks ago and I was amazed at how well they are flourishing. True, the morning after weathering the last storm, they looked pretty … Read more ...

Hope Is Here! by Reba Wilson

It’s not how hard the work is, or how dreary the circumstances may be that cause one to lose heart, fall into depression, or simply call it quits. In my experiences, I have found that we lose heart in the absence of hope, when there doesn’t appear to be a light at the end of the tunnel, when the outcome is unpredictable, or when there’s no indication that conditions will improve.

In regards to hope, Proverbs 13:12 tells us that delayed hope makes the heart sick. Many sincere Christians feel overlooked, wondering when their difficult season will pass.

This Christmas … Read more ...