Rock in Sand

Discover Joy in Faithful Living

Finding Peace in a Chaotic World

We're everyday, imperfect Christians doing our best to live Godly lives in a difficult world. We started this site to share our faith and Biblical truth with others in hopes that they too find "the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding." Philippians 4:7

"You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock." Isaiah 26:3,4 English Standard Version

 

Perfect Timing

Are there any men or women from the Bible that you identify with as you read their stories? For me, that person is Moses. Sadly, I don’t

Danger: Comparison Ahead

“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.”...

Do You Hear Me, Lord?

My grandma has been one of the most influential people in my life; I have so many beautiful memories of her. Summers spent swimming at...

Opening the Door

“If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained your...

Love Thy Neighbor

Matthew 22:36-40 36 “Teacher, which is the great commandment of the Law?” 37 And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with...

What Is Needed Now

“If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear...

Our Perpetual Hope by Capt. James Walker

At Christmas time our family watches about every Christmas movie you could name. They are usually playing in the background as everyone...

A New Resolution

Psalm 119:81 “My soul longs for your salvation; I hope in your word.” “I just can’t stand it!” I cried as I punched the “off” button on...

Creating a Plan for Success

“In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” Proverbs 3:6 I am absolutely giddy over here! I’m completing...

Keep it Simple

Every year I vow that I will not wear myself to a frazzle trying to make the holiday perfect for everyone, and every year, I ignore my...

A Formula for Overcoming Worry

When my alarm went off, I was physically and emotionally exhausted. I struggled to get out of bed, dreading the day before me. I had...

Words with Wisdom

I love words. Apparently, I always have. My mother tells a story about hearing me, as an infant, lying in my crib, prattling on...

Oh, What Love!

I thought the Father's job was only to punish. Jesus was the one who loved.

Our Stronghold

At times when someone makes the decision to follow Christ, he expects some sort of instantaneous change, as if the moment he emerges from...

Finding Hope in Uncertain Times

2020 has been a wicked year. A global pandemic has brought fear over sickness and death and uncertainty about our future. What will our...

The Key to Contentment

In February we adopted a seven-month-old puppy from a local rescue organization. She came to us having lived all but one week of her life...