Comfort · Encouragement · Joy · Thankfulness

I will rejoice in the Lord 

I am sitting a school dinner, and the lady beside me introduces herself. She then proceeds to tell me that Dmitriy saved her life. She heard he was my brother in law. But at this point, I'm really confused how he could've saved her life. Then, she shows me a picture of her car: "Just… Continue reading I will rejoice in the Lord 

Devotional · Joy

What Steals Our Happiness?

"You shall not covet your neighbor’s house. You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor.” Exodus 20:17 Admit it. You've been there. I know I have. Being a completely normal human being, it's an emotion we have all felt… Continue reading What Steals Our Happiness?


Month of Thankfulness

 In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Since the month of November contains the wonderful holiday of Thanksgiving, and as the year comes closer to its end, we (hopefully) start to reflect on all our blessings. Well, ideally, we hope to not… Continue reading Month of Thankfulness


It’s the Little Things

But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that. 1 Timothy 6:8 "Some Italian sausages and candles, and we have ourselves a nice evening together with the family," my mother-in-law stated matter of factly as we sat at the dinner table. And I thought to myself that life is really about… Continue reading It’s the Little Things


Money Talk

Whoever loves money never has enough; whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with their income. Ecclesiastes 5:10 If I have never heard of the rich and famous committing suicide, overdosing on drugs, and dying of alcoholism, I would have truly believed money brings people happiness. However, the Bible teaches us that money will never fill… Continue reading Money Talk