Proverbs 31 Ministries

Control Girl to Jesus Girl

“Not my will, but yours, be done.” Luke 22:42b (ESV) “You guys are going to love this!” I said as I plopped steaming heaps of peach porridge into my kids’ breakfast bowls. They didn’t look convinced. This was my fifth new recipe that week — all attempts to accommodate my son’s new elimination diet. The […]

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I Was Her

“When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.’” John 8:12 (NIV) I saw her coming across the arena. Deliberately. Intentionally. Her eyes fixed on the stage … on me … on what […]

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How Long, O Lord?

“How long will my enemy triumph over me?“ Psalm 13:2b (NIV) When I reached my 30s, I remember praying “How long, Lord?” as I filled out yet another change of address form. During several years of job and life transitions, I’d filled out my share of these. I needed to have a list of my […]

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