The Step We Trip On

by Cynthia Jennings on May 31, 2023
It was a Saturday college football game, and I was doing what I like doing best—watching my son on the field and people watching. Regardless of where we were seated, I could easily spot a steady...
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Manufacturers’ Guarantee

by Cynthia Jennings on May 10, 2023
“Manufactures’ guarantee” --- means if something went wrong with the item you bought there is a promise or assurance from the manufacturer or seller that the product will work as described. If it...
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Even on the Bad Days

by Cynthia Jennings on April 19, 2023
Have you ever had days when you do not really like yourself? Days when you are impatient and irritable? Days when your attitude is not the best? I have experienced days like that. Those days may...
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Comparison Can Kill Confidence

by Cynthia Jennings on March 22, 2023
There are a few things I am certain of and one of them is-----the measuring stick will get you stuck! The measuring stick of comparison is the enemy’s tool that has hindered many of us from...
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Allowing God’s Purpose to Interrupt Your Plans

by Cynthia Jennings on March 1, 2023
This is a thought that crosses every young adult’s mind, “I know my parents will be a little disappointed.” This thought comes on the heels of every parent laying the groundwork for the dreams...
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Saying “I’m Fine” Does Not Keep the Peace

by Cynthia Jennings on February 15, 2023
What is the godliest way to respond when someone says something or does something that breaks our hearts? Do you confront the person to prove to them how wrong they are? Or do you pretend you are...
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Do Not Surrender to a Negative Mindset

by Cynthia Jennings on February 1, 2023
Oftentimes a person’s biggest struggle is not physical but mental. During mental struggles, occasionally the question arises, “why am I here, God?” When there is the weight of “why am I here,...
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The Fruit

by Cynthia Jennings on January 4, 2023
As I entered the grocery store one day, suddenly, this same area of fruit seemed to jump out at me. I was more aware of the different types of fruit than I had been before. While picking out fruit...
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The Blessing of the Waiting Room

by Cynthia Jennings on December 14, 2022
At some point in our life, we have been in the waiting room of a hospital. We wait while we see doctor after doctor. We wait for a diagnosis of some kind. No answer. You wait some more after you...
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The End of a Season

by Cynthia Jennings on November 16, 2022
There is a valid question a lot of people find themselves asking: “When this season of my life ends, what am I supposed to do next?” Having two adult children, I remember the season when my role...
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Help Me See

by Cynthia Jennings on October 26, 2022
As I sat in my backyard one spring day, my attention was drawn to bugs scurrying between the sidewalk and grass. They appeared to be very productive, but I could not see what was going on. As I...
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God Still Has a Plan for You

by Cynthia Jennings on September 28, 2022
There are times in life when you might find yourself growing bitter about an unexpected situation, especially when you don’t know the outcome. I’ve been there several times in my life. In one of...
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Wailing and Worship

by Cynthia Jennings on September 7, 2022
When someone wails, they’re audibly lamenting with loud cries of deep sorrow. Biblical worship in “truth" connects the heart or spirit of worship with the truth about God and his work of...
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Letting Go of Rejection

by Cynthia Jennings on August 17, 2022
When Shelia was taken by ambulance to the hospital for a suspected heart attack, her husband called their adult daughter to let her know. The daughter said that she’d heard about the heart attack...
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Delivered From and Delivered For

by Cynthia Jennings on July 27, 2022
Many of us want to move forward, but we feel stuck. We want to inch ahead, but we feel immovable. We want to change, but we can’t seem to. Why? Outlook is everything! I’m sure at some point in...
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