Author : Jill Barlow

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

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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Written on Jul, 01, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

The last 5 years and 4 months have thrown me MANY curve balls! My life has not turned out like I thought it would AT ALL! I’m sure many of you can relate. I want to encourage you with something. No one’s life is perfect. No one. Jesus was the only perfect human being to ever walk this planet. ALSO… …

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Written on Jun, 23, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Grief is defined as: noun keen mental suffering or distress over affliction or loss; sharp sorrow; painful regret. a cause or occasion of keen distress or sorrow. Anxiety is defined as: noun, plural anx·i·e·ties. distress or uneasiness of mind caused by fear of danger or misfortune:He felt anxiety about the possible loss of his job. earnest but tense desire; eagerness:He had a keen …

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Written on Jun, 22, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

Colossians 1: 13 & 14 NLT “For He has rescued us from the kingdom of darkness and transferred us into the kingdom of His dear Son, who purchased our freedom and forgave us our sins.” This past week on social media, we’ve seen many arguments over immigration issues and the children and parents being split up. We also had the …

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Written on Jun, 12, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“Yes, ask Me anything in My name, and I will do it!” – Jesus          John 14:14 I am currently doing two Scripture writing plans. One is about forgiveness, the other is about prayer. In reality, those two go hand in hand, but that’s another blog post. One of my friends passed away on May 30th. He was …

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Written on Jun, 08, 2018 by in | 4 Comments.

Psalm 138:8a “The LORD will work out plans for my life- for your faithful love, O LORD, endures forever.” After tomorrow, I will have attended 2 funerals and 1 wedding within 1 weeks time. Talk about a ball of emotions. Will you please join me in prayer for the people who lost loved ones? These two men that passed went …

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Written on Jun, 05, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“For God is not a God of disorder but of peace, as in all the meetings of God’s holy people.” 1 Corinthians 14:33 NLT 2018 has turned out to be a very different year for me.There have been several milestones with my children, and some unexpected events in my life personally. I was working what I thought was my dream …

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Written on May, 23, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“8 Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do.” Joshua 1:8 NLT I read this Scripture and thought, “That’s it! The key to a prosperous life!” I am a nerd, and I enjoy Sci-fi movies …

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Written on May, 08, 2018 by in | Leave a comment

“11 For it is written, As I live, saith the Lord, every knee shall bow to me, and every tongue shall confess to God.” Romans 14:11 KJV This is a message my Pastor taught on Sunday. I have never in my whole life heard a message on this topic!  It was the last in his series, “You Asked For It” People …

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Written on May, 03, 2018 by in | 2 Comments.

“And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to His purpose for them.” Romans 8:28 NLT If you’ve been alive for any amount of time, you have felt disappointment. Disappointment can hit on a small scale, like wishing the weather was something different; to a large …

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