Distractions of Displays-A Christmas Village

By Peg Arnold | December 6, 2018

Guest Writer- Cathy Wyne Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you. 2 Corinthians 13:11 My father loved to create a village under the Christmas tree each year; however, he was relegated to…

Distraction Of Deals #devotion

By Peg Arnold | November 30, 2018

  . . . it was by the generosity of God, the free giving of the grace of one man Jesus Christ, that the love of God overflowed for the benefit of all men. Romans 5:15b Have I got a deal for you! Buy one get one free! Entire store 50% off! Free gift to…

Distraction of Drug Abuse- Broken Spirit

By Peg Arnold | July 13, 2018

Guest Blog Entry- Susan Randall is a dear friend who God has gifted as an author and hospice nurse. She is published in Chicken Soup for the Soul, medical journals and a youth devotional. I pray her devotion is meaningful to you. When you are praying about something that seems hopeless or absolutely unchanging in your…

Distraction of Dirt #devotion

By Peg Arnold | May 17, 2018

Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow. Psalm 51:7 Spring Cleaning! What a job! It seems that each year I spend hours cleaning all the outside areas so we can relax and enjoy them throughout the summer. The deck, patio, chairs, tables, grill, and…

Distraction of the Dawn 2018 #devotion

By Peg Arnold | April 5, 2018

Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the…

Distraction of Donkeys 2018 #devotion

By Peg Arnold | March 29, 2018

A very large crowd spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road.  The crowds that went ahead of him and those that followed shouted, “Hosanna to the Son of David! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the…

The Distraction of the Dash #devotion

By Peg Arnold | January 18, 2018

Show me your ways, Lord, teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long. Psalm 25:4,5 How did you start this new year? Did you take time to reflect on the past 12 months? Did you rejoice in your…

Distraction of Defragmentation #devotion

By Peg Arnold | January 2, 2018

 May you experience the love of Christ, though it is too great to understand fully. Then you will be made complete with all the fullness of life and power that comes from God.  Ephesians 3:19 I was so excited this year to put some new pictures on my WOW ministry website and start writing fresh…

Distraction of Denial

By Peg Arnold | March 30, 2017

Then he said to them all: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me. Luke 9:23 It’s nearing the end of Lent, the 40 day period of time (not counting Sundays) which many faiths use to prepare themselves for the celebration of Easter. In my…

Distraction of Drifts #devotion

By Peg Arnold | March 14, 2017

A discerning person keeps wisdom in view, but a fool’s eyes wander to the ends of the earth. Proverbs 17:24 While nestled in my warm cozy home, watching the snow accumulate and drift with the latest storm, I am relishing this gift of time.  Snow days can be a beautiful distraction, if I don’t have…

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