The Restored Orchard

Weekly Meditation – Genesis 30:22-24

God’s word provides clear instruction to His children. As we meditate on His Word, we find exactly what we need to continue our journey through this life. This week, our passage for meditation is Genesis 30:22-24. Then God remembered Rachel’s plight and answered her prayers by enabling her to have children. 23 She became pregnant and gaveContinue reading “Weekly Meditation – Genesis 30:22-24”

God hears our heart

  When we are low on words or feel like God is distant, we must remember God will even hear our faintest cries and he will come to our rescue. Take assurance in the fact that God will never leave you, nor forsake you and as his child, you have direct access to him even when you feel unheard.

Deeper Roots – Genesis 29:14-27

God can use experiences to make you wiser, mature you spiritually, and come out for the good. The key is

Weekly Meditation – Genesis 29:31-35

God’s word provides clear instruction to His children. As we meditate on His Word, we find exactly what we need to continue our journey through this life. This week, our passage for meditation is Genesis 29:31-35. 31 When the Lord saw that Leah was unloved, he enabled her to have children, but Rachel could not conceive. 32 So Leah becameContinue reading “Weekly Meditation – Genesis 29:31-35”

Changing Your View

So often we hear this scripture and think this means that on Sunday morning we need to have our heart right to hear from God through our pastor. This of course, is true, you should always come in expectation of what God is going to do in the house of God, but Sunday is one day and there are so many other opportunities to hear from God throughout the week. So how can we make our heart be receptive for what God is saying? Well let’s look at the parable again.

On a personal note – Tired of the High Road

Have you ever had a season where you were absolutely tired of taking the ‘high road’? The extra energy required to hold your tongue, control your actions, and mind your emotions can take it’s toll.

Deeper Roots – Genesis 28:16-22

Jacob was running. His father’s blessing. His brother’s death threats. His mother’s escape plan. So many things could have been on Jacob’s mind as he drifted off to sleep….