I absolutely adore finding little nuggets of truth in the word of God. The more time I spend in His word, the more I find “pockets of gold.”
Recently, I was reading through some books in the Old Testament. While doodling in my notepad as I took notes, I ran across one of those pockets of gold. The Lord showed me that when He has appointed a person or a thing, it is thoroughly appointed. This is true no matter what the situation appears to be. He leaves nothing out.
I studied the lives of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. I made a list from each name, giving details about how God worked in their lives. What I saw was awesome.
Our God is the God of:
- Abraham: Abraham was FAITHFUL, believing God
- Isaac: Isaac was the PROMISE God gave to Abraham
- Jacob: Jacob was a scoundrel who came to God sincerely desiring His BLESSING
When I put all of this together but looked at it in terms of the character of God, I saw an awesome result.
- God is FAITHFUL (Abraham)
- God keeps His PROMISES (Isaac)
- God is for ALL WHO CALL ON HIM (Jacob)
In a nutshell, God is FAITHFUL to keep His PROMISES to ALL WHO CALL ON HIM.
Pretty cool, huh? Now when I think of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, I remember who they were and what God is and what made Him their God.
What is your name? What has God done for you? You can take what He has done for you and make it your testimony for the goodness of Christ in your life. Thank you, Father, that You leave no question as to who You are and what You do in the lives of Your children. Blessed be the name of the Lord!
Maya Angelou once said, "You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them." This statement resonates with me. My past experiences have made me a stronger person eager to use my story to inspire and help others see that regardless of who they are or where they have been, there is always hope and to know the ability to rise above circumstances lies within.
Each day, I strive to walk in faith and hope surrounded by my family and friends' love and encouragement. I am blessed to have a life full of experiences, some good, some bad, and my ambition is to use those experiences to enrich those around me. I am a local business owner and church Executive Assistant in Highland, Arkansas. I am a wife, mother, grandmother, and student.
My passion is to help those in need who are ready and willing to do the necessary work it takes to help themselves. Assisting individuals who have experienced trauma, loss, stress, grief, and various life changes are the drive behind attending Southwestern Assemblies of God University to obtain my associate degree in Human Services. I plan to further my education in this field by getting my bachelor's degree in behavioral health. I hope to use my experiences and knowledge to encourage, strengthen, and facilitate assistance to those who are in need.
I am also working alongside my husband in the community as an Automotive Collision Repair Facility owner. It has been a great privilege to assist my husband in pursuing his lifelong dream. We enjoy our work together, and it is an exciting experience for me to learn his field of expertise and engage with so many phenomenal people in our area.
I am a fun-loving individual who thrives on living life and pursuing dreams! I am an avid chess player, a lover of all things feline, and a big fan of essential oils! At the age of 50, I decided to return to school to earn my GED. Since then, I have become a member of Phi Theta Kappa and a Notary Public. I have completed credentials for ministry, became a certified grant writer, trained in hospital chaplaincy, and certified in Christ-Centered leadership. Additionally, I am a member of the North American Christian Social Workers Association (NACSW), where I have been trained in "The Role of Christian Faith and Spirituality in the Grieving Process" and "Suicide Prevention for Christians in Social Work." I am an active member of the Spring River Chamber of Commerce and the Spring River Car Club.
My faith is a huge part of my desire and passion for helping others. I strive to always be, as Christ, a light in this world and in the lives of others. In John 8:12, Jesus says, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life." I endeavor to help others see the light in the darkness.
About Beautiful Feet:
Romans 10:15 (NIV)
And how can they preach unless they are sent? As it is written, "How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!"
"For every circumstance and season of life, God has promises that offer direction, peace, perspective and wisdom. "Bible Promises for You" is a collection of promises taken from the New International Version of the Bible and is categorized by topic for easy reference."
God led Jimmy and Pam Fair, in 2015, to partner with Highland Assembly of God, to GIVE Bible Promise Books, Devotionals, and Bibles to anyone who needs direction, peace, perspective, and wisdom.
Contact Highland Assembly or Pam Fair for more information.