Too Good Not to Share — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

Enjoy this guest post by Sandy Tipton. Twenty years or so ago I went to a Mary Kay party at a friend’s house. The seller did a satin hands demo, which I enjoyed immensely, and at the end of the evening I felt compelled to buy the set. The whole thing was an enjoyable, no […]Continue reading “Too Good Not to Share — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

Human Beans — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Janelle Pollard When I was a kid, there were a few words that I’d always believed were correct until I was a little older and found out they were, in fact, not actual words. A couple examples: – “Wallago” — “a while ago” – Example of this word used in a sentence: “My brother […]Continue reading “Human Beans — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

A Place or A People? — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Janelle Pollard “I’m going to church today.” “Would you like to visit my church?” “VBS meeting tonight at church!” These are a few examples of the kinds of things many Christians (myself included) often say or have said when referring to the place that we worship. Well-meaning, and probably due to habit or for […]Continue reading “A Place or A People? — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

Let’s Go for a Walk — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Chelsea Pollard My husband and I have been trying to take advantage of the warm days by going for walks. We’ve enjoyed the breeze and the beautiful scenery around us! There are several places in the New Testament where writers use walk/walking as a metaphor. It paints a clear picture of what our Christian […]Continue reading “Let’s Go for a Walk — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

The Pitcher Plant — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Janelle Pollard My mother-in-law and my mom both have the greenest of thumbs. It seems they can look at any plant and tell me what it is, when and how it grows best, and its favorite places to shop. I, on the other hand, do not have this talent. However, I have always found […]Continue reading “The Pitcher Plant — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

If Your Life is Hard to Bear Right Now — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Kathy Pollard Physical suffering Family crisis Financial insecurity Disappointment, grief, anxiety Marriage problems If, for whatever reason, your life is difficult and you have to gear up just to face each new day, remember the tremendous amount of hope you might be giving others.  Those who know you well, and even those who barely know you, […]Continue reading “If Your Life is Hard to Bear Right Now — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

The Shots We Don’t Take — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Janelle Pollard On September 11, 1777, Captain Patrick Ferguson faced a decision that would forever change the course of history. He noticed an American officer in the distance riding on horseback into view. Unbeknownst to this officer, he was mere seconds away from potentially being taken out by the best shot in the British […]Continue reading “The Shots We Don’t Take — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”

The ‘Key’ to Success — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)

By Janelle Pollard As long as I can remember, I have wanted to learn to play the piano. I began lessons when I was 8 or 9 years old, but my piano teacher was very stern and my desire to learn piano was trumped by my desire to avoid my teacher. For my birthday this […]Continue reading “The ‘Key’ to Success — Life and Favor (Job 10:12)”