Bible trivia Tuesday: Do you know what the Lord’s Prayer means?

You probably know the Lord’s Prayer, and maybe even how to recite it. But have you ever really thought about what the prayers says and means? We will explore this today and next week. Question: How many requests are in the Lord’s Prayer? Answer: Seven. Jesus used the Lord’s Prayer in teaching his disciples howContinue reading “Bible trivia Tuesday: Do you know what the Lord’s Prayer means?”

Why I got married on a Good Friday

Dear Readers, I’ve been thinking a lot about Jesus lately: We remember that He went to the grave for our sins, and then came back to life! I’m reading a Bible app devotional about Holy Week through the book of Mark; “The Chosen,” a series about the life of Christ has live-streamed through Holy WeekContinue reading “Why I got married on a Good Friday”

Holy Week: Where was Jesus before the Last Supper?

What was Jesus doing and where was his head at? It’s a common ponderance. We all know what happened at the end of the week, but what about in the days leading up to the crucifixion? We can assign some days to the narrative in the Gospels, but some might be assumptions based on theContinue reading “Holy Week: Where was Jesus before the Last Supper?”

How well do you know the Bible? Test yourself with this Q&A

Welcome to Bible Trivia Tuesday, where we ask a question, give you the answer with a little context, and read the entire Bible verse that is related to the question and answer.  This week’s Question: Of what, specifically, was man not allowed to eat in the Garden of Eden? Scroll down to see the answer! MarchContinue reading “How well do you know the Bible? Test yourself with this Q&A”

Sprinkling ashes on your head when the storm keeps you from church

Last Wednesday was Ash Wednesday, the beginning of the 40-day journey to Lent. This, for Christians, is an important time as we progress to the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and, more importantly, the resurrection. On Ash Wednesday we acknowledge our mortality, usually with the words, “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shallContinue reading “Sprinkling ashes on your head when the storm keeps you from church”

Why I changed the name of my channel to Positively Joy

Changing a channel can be risky, but it’s not unusual. This blog used to be called Thoughts and Deeds, because, well, that was what it was about. Then I changed it to my name, Yvette Walker, because it made sense and my name is my brand. But when I created a faith and values podcastContinue reading “Why I changed the name of my channel to Positively Joy”

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