Author : Jill Barlow

I am a mom of three teenagers, administrative assistant, and writer.

Written on Mar, 10, 2019 by in | Leave a comment

“Give freely and become more wealthy; be stingy and lose everything. The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.” Proverbs 11: 24-25 NLT Poverty is a problem that is world wide. It’s not new, people have lived in poverty since Bible times. Some days the thoughts of how bad some nations are is overwhelming. We even …

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Written on Dec, 19, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.” Psalm 119: 105 Words are important. What we think, read, and listen to really affects us whether we realize it or not. For several years now, I have joined in thousands of others in praying for a word for the year and concentrating on it all year. …

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Written on Dec, 17, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.”Hebrews 4:12 For over 12 weeks, I attended a small group class called Freedom. It was created by a church in Alabama. This study changed my life …

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Written on Oct, 18, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

5 Then the Lord took Abram outside and said to him, “Look up into the sky and count the stars if you can. That’s how many descendants you will have!” Genesis 15:5 Last Sunday we had a guest speaker at church named Daniel Gray. He has been the Chaplain for the Atlanta Falcons. You can find his You Tube Channel here: Daniel Gray He …

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Written on Oct, 17, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“After the earthquake came a fire, but the LORD was not in the fire. And after the fire came a gentle whisper.” 1 Kings 19:12 A week ago tonight my town and all of the surrounding towns experienced something we never thought we would. A hurricane. Please realize something… I am at least 3 1/2 hours from the coast of …

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Written on Oct, 07, 2018 by in | 1 Comment.

I lost mine. Mine was writing. It’s actually a GIFT from God…and I’ve sat here not using it for His glory. I just got back from Catalyst Conference, and well, I”m back on here too! I know that God has a plan for my writing. I have no idea WHAT He has planned, but He can’t use it if I’m …

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Written on Sep, 15, 2018 by in | 1 Comment.

I have not written on here in so long! I have missed writing. Today, I was catching up on my Scripture writing and these verses just had a huge impact on me, so if you know me, I had to share. Right now, Hurricane Florence is flooding North and South Carolina. I am praying for everyone I know in those …

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Written on Aug, 04, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Proverbs 3:24, Jewish Bible, “When you lie down you will be unafraid; You will lie down and your sleep will be sweet.” I am very  interested in the Jewish culture. I guess it makes me feel connected to God in a different way. One of the books I’m currently reading has this thing called the Ha’mapil (The One who casts) …

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Written on Jul, 28, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

1 John 5:14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. Two of my favorite worship songs have the word confidence in them. One is Do It Again by Elevation Worship the other is Yes and Amen by Housefires, both of which I have talked about on here …

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Written on Jul, 11, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Colossians 3:2, “Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on the earth.” Ok folks… I’m here with another testimony of what God is doing in my life. I am what I would consider an emotional person. You know the type, tend to wear their feelings on their sleeves, get hurt easily, get angry when …

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