Faith Holidays

Encouraging women to walk deeper with God at Kristi Woods (.net) through various faith holidays…and a few that are simply celebrations.

In Life’s “Tough”, How Do You Give Thanks?

In Life’s “Tough”, How Do You Give Thanks?

“Prepare me, Lord.” The ending days of Dad’s life were coming. The rockslide was imminent, a slippery slope for certain. I didn’t want Dad to go. I needed God. Maybe you have felt that stomach-churning realization as well? The prayer was whispered in August. Just last week, I realized God answered that prayer. Maybe he has answered…

The Gift

The Gift

    Have you ever received something that you really didn’t want? Maybe it didn’t adjust well into your “I want” list, was the wrong color, style, or something of the sort?   My husband and I were flooded with thoughtful gifts on our wedding day 20+ years ago. Among the presents were glass candle…

With Thanksgiving…

With Thanksgiving…

Living with Thanksgiving Do you live with thanksgiving? Sometimes I struggle. Offering thanks doesn’t come easy. I forget.   But being thankful is a vital part of our walk with the Lord. It’s that “remembering to remember” thing we talked about several weeks ago. Do you recall?   Thanksgiving in Phil. 4:6   Since you…