The air conditioning and heat have been off for about 8 weeks. I was able to have it repaired today. I rounded up the cats and put them in a bedroom, so they would be out of the way when the repairman came. Guess which room he had to work in? Duh on me. It is such a blessing to have a comfortable home. Thank you, Lord.
I am going to turn off the lights and watch the lightening.
Rainy Day in Texas
It is a rainy, stormy evening in East Texas. I have been praying for the people in Moore, Oklahoma. I like rainy days as long as there are no tornadoes.
¡Viva Cristo Rey!: Kayla's Life Pro Tips →
approximatelyinfinity: I’ve gained a small amount of wisdom in my 22 years. I just wrote these as I thought of them, so pardon the hodge-podge of tips here. Some are medical and some are religious and some are I don’t even know what. For the religious ones, I assume the reader is Catholic. Sorry I’m not sorry. …
Hugo Chavez died. Regardless of his life, he is now before our God. Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God rest in peace.
Wasn’t this supposed to be, Better than what I see?
35 Christian Questions
1: What is your favorite book of the Bible and why?
Probably James or Ephesians because they're both smaller books jammed packed with truth and encouragement.
2: Tell of a past event that has influenced your faith the most.
My friend James David Eunice passed away two years ago when he drowned while duck hunting... He was a radical follower of Christ and everyone who knew him had a deep and profound love for him, when he passed our community and cross town rivalries came together. He taught us that tomorrow is never promised and to tell people about Jesus while we can because the clock is ticking and tomorrow is never promised.
3: Who is your Christian role-model?
The college student who disciples me, Becca Bean, the other college student who used to disciple me Jennilee Phillips, and James Eunice.
4: Who is your favorite Bible character?
Paul. His transformation is awe inspiring.
5: What is your favorite Bible name?
6: If you were to participate in short-term mission trip, where would you like to go?
I already have participated in one and going back in April to the Dominican Republic, but if I could go to any other Ghana, Africa.
7: Favorite well-known Bible story?
The ten plagues.
8: Would you rather be shot for your faith (and die) or be tortured and live to tell of the experience?
Oh yikes... in all honesty it's very cowardly but I'd rather be shot and die. Less pain and I get to go straight to Jesus, but I'd like to think that whatever hand I'm dealt God will get me through it.
9: What are your top three hymns?
Christ Alone, Come Though Fount, and Hallelujah What a Savior.
10: Your top three favorite Christian contemporary songs?
Sweep Me Away by Charlie Hall, Spirit Speaks by All Sons and Daughters, and Waterfall by United Pursuit.
11: Are you a Proverbs 31 woman or a Job 29 man?
Proverbs 31, or at least striving to be. HOLLA
12: Who is your favorite current Christian speaker? (ex: Francis Chan, Beth Moore, etc.)
Francis Chan or Ed Newton.
13: What is your favorite time of day to read the Bible?
I like to read it somewhere in the middle. I read a verse in the morning and then do my daily devo sometime midday.
14: In what ways has God blessed you recently?
Gosh where can I even begin. He has just lavished so much love on me lately, but probably providing me with a Godly roommate that is just like me for college!
15: Have you ever witnessed to someone? If so, would you do it again?
I have, it's not always successful, bu tI'll continue to try until the day I die.
16: What is a prayer of yours that God has answered recently?
Finding a Godly rommate (:
17: What do you feel God is really teaching you right now?
DEfinitely Patience, and finding joy in every circumstance.
18: Any Fruit of the Spirit you know you could work on?
JOY AND PATIENCE.
19: Do you enjoy going to church?
AMEN I DO. I freaking love my family of faith.
20: Which do you prefer; daily devotions or a daily Bible passage?
Daily Devotions, but you have to read a passage with them.
21: Ever read the Bible straight through?
I have it took a year, and I'm currently doing it again. (Woooo I'm in Leviticus)
22: What are some chapters in the Bible that you recommend to beginner Bible readers?
The whole book of matthew, and the book of James. Just both of those in general. Especially 2 Corinthians 5.
23: What are some chapters in the Bible that you recommend period?
Matthew 5 & 6. Galatians 5. 1 Timothy 6.
24: When's the last time you went to church?
25: What is your favorite Christian holiday and why?
Christmas! Because everyone is talking abut Jesus!
26: Favorite verse?
"How beautiful are the feet of those who preach the good news." Romans 10: 15
27: Name your top three favorite Christian bands, from any Christian genres.
Hillsong United, United Pursuit, All Sons and Daughters.
28: Do you call Him the Holy Spirit or the Holy Ghost?
29: In the Lord's Prayer, do you say "forgive us our sins", "forgive us our debts", or "forgive us our transgressions"?
Honestly I don't really pay attention to which one I say, maybe transgressions.
30: What is your favorite Bible Study/Sunday School moment?
Whenever I get to pray with the little ones in Children's Church. Childlike faith is beautiful.
31: Who, on tumblr, inspires your walk with Christ the most?
No one in particular. I only follow encouraging Christian tumblr accounts, so really all of them!
32: If you have one, what is the date of your rebirthday? (or anniversary of becoming a Christian)
My salvation wasn't just a moment/day. It was an entire summer. and that was Summer of 2010.
33: Would you rather die and go to heaven or be on earth when Jesus comes again?
Die and go to Heaven!
34: What is the best thing someone has done to encourage you spiritually?
Written me an encouraging note.
35: Old-fashioned church services or contemporary church services?
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