Distraction of Defeat #devotion

By Peg Arnold | April 9, 2015

 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. Romans 8:38 Dressed in my brand new candy cane striped pants with a cotton pink sparkled sweater, I held my head high and walked down the long aisle to the front of the church where the junior choir was practicing.…

Distraction of Diversity

By Peg Arnold | March 18, 2015

1 Corinthians 12:4-6 There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit distributes them.  There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.  There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone it is the same God at work. Its spring and once again it is time to…

Distraction of Dates

By Peg Arnold | February 19, 2015

Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” February 14th, Valentine’s Day just passed.  The stores were filled with cards, chocolates, jewelry and flowers even before the Christmas holiday decorations were discounted…

Distraction of Defragmentation

By Peg Arnold | February 4, 2015

Colossians 1:19  For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace through his blood, shed on the cross. I was so excited this year to share a new updated website for my WOW…

Distraction of Daylight Savings TIme #devotion

By Peg Arnold | November 7, 2014

And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness. God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day. Genesis 1:2 God created the day and the…

Distraction of Demands

By Peg Arnold | August 21, 2014

God is fair and just; He corrects the misdirected, sends them in the right direction. He gives the rejects his hand and leads them step-by-step. Psalm 25:8 & 9 MSG The end of summer is nearing and, although the weather is still beautiful and inviting, fall commitments and routines are beginning to dominate my days.…

Distraction of Dialogue 2

By Peg Arnold | June 12, 2014

If GOD hadn’t been there for me, I never would have made it. The minute I said, “I’m slipping, I’m falling,” your love, GOD, took hold and held me fast. When I was upset and beside myself, you calmed me down and cheered me up. Psalm 94:17-19 MSG Dialogue, I am referring to internal dialogue.…

Distraction of Dirt

By Peg Arnold | May 28, 2014

Psalm 51:7 Cleanse me with hyssop, and I will be clean; wash me, and I will be whiter than snow. Spring Cleaning! What a job! I spent the majority of my holiday weekend cleaning all the outside areas so that we can relax and enjoy them throughout the summer. The deck, patio, chairs, tables, grill,…

Distraction of Daniel

By Peg Arnold | May 7, 2014

Daniel 1:8 But Daniel resolved not to defile himself with the royal food and wine, and he asked the chief official for permission not to defile himself this way. At the beginning of the year, I participated in a 40 day study called the Daniel Plan designed by Rick Warren. Now this is not to…

Distraction of Dawn

By Peg Arnold | April 24, 2014

John 20:1,2 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. 2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one Jesus loved, and said, “They have taken the Lord…

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