We as Apostolics are sometimes questioned for our belief that women can be naturally beautiful without the use of colors and paints. Today it is a bit assuring to see singers and stars alike embrace the natural beauty that they possess and catch on to this understanding that there is a great empowerment that comes with respecting yourself how you were made.
The Bible gives examples of people who prayed for their leaders, such as the Old Testament prophets and the New Testament church. The Bible also gives us specific commands to pray for our leaders.
Look at your possessions, believer, and compare your portion with the circumstances of your friends. Some of them have their portion in the field; they are rich, and their harvests yield them a golden increase; but what are harvests compared with your God, who is the God of harvests?
I often hear 1 Corinthians 13 recited at weddings, but not often as it applies specifically to motherhood. The truth is, 1 Corinthians 13 is an extremely important passage for moms.
I just love how this look turned out! I fell in love with this houndstooth midi skirt when I saw it on Apostolic Clothing‘s website (a modest skirt/dress shop!). The bold, oversize houndstooth pattern is stunning and a fun twist on a traditional houndstooth print. I love the length of this skirt too, modestly hitting just below my knee.
I just love how this look turned out! I fell in love with this houndstooth midi skirt when I saw it on Apostolic Clothing‘s website (a modest skirt/dress shop!). The bold, oversize houndstooth pattern is stunning and and a fun twist on a traditional houndstooth print. I love the length of this skirt too, modestly hitting just below my knee.
Sometimes you just can't avoid it: you get a run on your stockings on the way to that job interview. A button pops out of your shirt while rushing to church service. The airport manages to lose your luggage, leaving you with nothing to wear but the clothes you have on. Whether it's an emergency or the rigors of every day life, these simple things can help when you need a "quick-fix" to your fashion or clothing emergency.
Three weeks prior to the end of 2014 (good riddance, you crazy year, I am so glad you are well into my rearview mirror) I had no clue I would be spending the first weekend of January in southeast Pennsylvania, just outside of Philly,
Let’s have some context first; Jesus had been walking through towns preaching and teaching, but there are only so many places he can be. He saw the crowds that gathered to hear him, yet he knew there were many, many more, and he felt compassionate towards them and even thought of them as “sheep without a shepherd”. I believe Jesus knew he’d die and rise again eventually, which meant he could no longer interact with people face to face. In Matthew 9:37 he was preparing his disciples for...
He could have filled his Word with awe-inspiring men and women who selflessly gave their lives to Him without a single struggle or doubt. But that’s definitely not what he did. Why? Because He knows us and knows we need to hear about Eve’s struggle with telling the truth in the garden, Sarah’s struggle with doubt about having a child, and Lot’s wife’s struggle with having enough faith to not turn around.