Author : Jill Barlow

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

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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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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