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One aspect of looking to Jesus is growing in faith, daily seeking to know Him and make Him known.  May these posts fill you “with the knowledge of his will” so you may “walk in a manner worthy of the Lord.”

And so, from the day we heard, we have not ceased to pray for you, asking that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding, so as to walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to him: bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God; being strengthened with all power, according to his glorious might, for all endurance and patience with joy; giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in light.” – Colossians 1:9-12 ESV

Spring is a great reminder and picture of God's faithfulness - How can you find joy and be more obedient to God's word? Remember His faithfulness to past promises and hope in the future #faith #Godspromises #raptmotherhood

The Faithfulness of Spring: Joy and Obedience from Faith In God’s Promises

I thought to myself, “Oh! It’s spring!”  The fuschias, yellows, and rich greens surrounding my car on the backroads near our house caught me off guard. Why?  Although it frequently makes a brief, deceptive appearance before its official arrival, spring faithfully comes every year.  I expect spring’s entrance, but I am always pleasantly surprised by …

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What does "look to Jesus" mean? How can Christian moms look to Jesus? A devotional and Bible study of Hebrews 12:1-2 that serves as encouragement for moms to keep their eyes on Christ. #looktoJesus #christianmama #Biblestudy #devotional #Christianblog #raptmotherhood

Look to Jesus: How Christian Moms Can Keep Their Eyes on Christ

New subscribers to Rapt Motherhood receive a short devotion regarding the blog’s tagline (“looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith”) and why the blog is named Rapt Motherhood.  This passage, from Hebrews 12:2, is one of the sources for the Christianese phrase, “just look to Jesus!” But, what does this mean for the …

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Content in Him: Trusting God with My Dream of Motherhood

Note:  If you’ve read my first three posts about my journey to motherhood, then this story will be familiar to you.  I pray you find additional encouragement to pursue God’s plan for your life. I sat in the church sanctuary for evening service, listening to several couples tell unique stories of God’s plan to grow their …

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