The Collection - By Author

Family

Lessons from my Mother
Celebrating the Beauty of Motherhood

by Annie WescheMandy SaelerHeather CoferLeslie Ludythe setapartgirl TeamJess WhiteJasmin HowellSarah Guthrie

With the coming of May each spring, the grey days of winter have faded from memory as sprigs of green and bursts of bright colors emerge to delight our senses.  At the peak of all this loveliness, Mother’s Day arrives and presents us with the opportunity to once again celebrate the beauty of motherhood and the influential, godly women who have touched our lives.


Devotion

His Loving Spotlight

Annie Wesche

For thus says the High and lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: "I dwell in the high and holy place, with him who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones."
Isaiah 57:15


Devotion

Leap of Faith

Annie Wesche

In that moment, I wished to be anywhere but there, doing anything other than what I was considering doing.


Prayer

Trusting the One Who Asks

Annie Wesche

And those who know your name will put their trust in you;
For you, Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.

Psalm 9:10


Lifestyle

Upward & Outward
Going Against the Tide of Cultural Smartphone Addiction

by Annie Wesche

Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.Colossians 3:2 (KJV)Standing in line to disembark the ship, my mom glanced back at me and smiled.


Devotion

Ponder Anew

Annie Wesche

Ah, Lord, God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the earth by Your great power and by Your outstretched arm!  Nothing is too difficult for You.
Jeremiah 32:17


Devotion

Trusting His Ways

Annie Wesche

There is always something more in your nature which He wills to mark with the Cross.
Amy Carmichael, Gold Cord
 


Devotion

Welcome His Presence

Annie Wesche

“Lord, let me live that I may bring You glory!”


Singleness

Wait for Him

Annie Wesche

But this I call to mind, and therefore I have hope: the steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is thy faithfulness.  "The Lord is my portion," says my soul, "therefore I will hope in Him." The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, to the soul that seeks Him.


Serving

Unto Jesus

Annie Wesche

Out of the midnight darkness came the weak sound of what had quickly become a familiar plea in my ears. “Annie?


Devotion

Even in This

Annie Wesche

They will have no fear of bad news; their hearts are steadfast, trusting in the Lord.
Psalm 112:7 (NIV)


Relationships

Crucified Living

Annie Wesche

Walking through the house, I called out for my mom.  I was carrying a heavy load of personal hurt that was growing increasingly painful, and I was hoping for a little magical-motherly-advice on what I should do about it.