Category Archives: Devotionals

The steps to Nowhere

by: Carole L. Haines Our family just loves to visit abandoned places.  Our son is especially into this, so we go on hikes with him to see these places.  We have a few really interesting ones right nearby our home.  … Continue reading

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God delights in You

by: carole l. haines The Forecasters got it right. I woke up to a wonderfully, pure-white covered world this morning.  Schools were first delayed, then cancelled. I breathed a sigh of relief as I received the news.  I am a … Continue reading

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As His Servant…

by: carole l. haines 34 Mary said, “But how could this happen? I am still a virgin!” 35 Gabriel answered, “The Spirit of Holiness will fall upon you and almighty God will spread his shadow of power over you in a cloud … Continue reading

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Walking through My Winter

By: Carole L. Haines Confused, perplexed, feeling useless and alone.  Walls closing in, like a Cabin Fever. Spiritual Walls, no windows, no doors in sight. I find myself bloodying my knuckles on the walls that close me in, desperately trying … Continue reading

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You’ve never seen stars like this

by: carole l. haines “…among whom you appear as lights in the world.” (Philippians 2: 15b NASB) We were all meant to be stars, in our little spheres of influences, our own little universes, if you will. Brilliant Lights shining … Continue reading

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Faith in this man’s eyes

by: carole l. haines 8 At Lystra a man was sitting who had no strength in his feet, lame from his mother’s womb, who had never walked. 9 This man was listening to Paul as he spoke, who, when he had fixed … Continue reading

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Swaddled in His Grace

by: carole l. haines 20 “For I say to you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven. (Matthew 5:20 NASB) What a peculiar statement.  What kind of righteousness did … Continue reading

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