James Rathman Rhonda Childs

John 3:16 For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.

James Rathman Rhonda Childs

Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart, and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy paths.

When Jesus speaks…Written by Rhonda Childs

When Jesus speaks in the bible, it’s special to me. I know that all of the bible is God’s word. But, when Jesus speaks, it is just so beautiful to me. It’s so real. I visualize Jesus speaking, from the boat, the hilltop, and when He fed a multitude of people. When Jesus speaks, it feels like He is speaking …

Please pray for Pastor Sam and family

Pastor Sam and his family are in the trenches of debauchery akin to Sodom and Gomorrah, spreading the name and love of Jesus. They have been persecuted in Pakistan and now in Bangkok, Thailand, for being Christians. They are living in a constant dire way of existence, always on   edge, in a refugee status, with groups who have tried to arrest …

The Secret Place of the Most High…Written by Rhonda Childs

Recently, I wrote a book titled, ‘My Secret Place With God.’ It’s a Christian children’s book that is a true story of my relationship with God when I was a child. Although we can pray at anytime and from anywhere, I had a secret place to talk to God which was in the outdoors surrounded by nature. The Lord guided …

Please pray for Pastor Sam

Please pray for Pastor Sam, of Bangkok, Thailand. He needs much support as he is boldly saying the name Jesus in the midst of great trials, tribulations, sin, and conflict. Please put Pastor Sam on any prayer chain that you can, asking for prayer for…the blood of Jesus to cover Pastor Sam for protection, for the Holy Spirit to guide …

Alina and a music box

When I was just over a year old, doctors told my mother that I would never be able to walk. Not knowing how to care for me, my mother left me in a hospital. Thanks to doctors and nurses who did not give up on me, I began to walk and was placed in an orphanage when I was 3 …

First prayer of congress…Prelude to July 4th, 1776 independence

O Lord our Heavenly Father, high and mighty King of kings, and Lord of lords, who dost from thy throne behold all the dwellers on earth and reignest with power supreme and uncontrolled over all the Kingdoms, Empires and Governments; look down in mercy, we beseech Thee, on these our American States, who have fled to Thee from the rod …

News Release! “MY SECRET PLACE WITH GOD,” A Christian children’s book written by Rhonda Childs

Author Rhonda Childs, from the Appalachian region of the United States, has released her beautifully written Christian children’s book called “My Secret Place with God.” The story-line has many unique qualities including the rarity that it is a children’s book that is a true story. Rhonda shares some of her stories as a child such as her secret outdoor place in nature where she would …

A HAPPY NEW YEAR PRAYER …From Rhonda Childs

    I pray that the Lord’s richest blessings of abundant joy, good health, mercy, and prosperity fall upon you and those you love for the upcoming year. Most of all I pray that you may have a closer relationship with Jesus for 2016. May you seek Him with all of your heart and mind like never before. I pray …

I love Jesus Written by Rhonda Childs

I Love Jesus I was researching some articles and Bible verses to post at this web-site for Good Friday and Easter. It makes me so sad to think of Jesus being crucified, and my researching made me start to cry. I Like Easter because Jesus was resurrected. But I suffer thinking of the thought of Jesus going through all that …

Connie Wohlford A lover of God and an Author of Christian Children’s Books

Written by Connie Wohlford Hi. I’m Connie Wohlford. According to my 102 character Twitter bio, I’m a “Lover of God, family, country. Student of God’s Word, writer, speaker, traveler & Gratefully Redeemed!” In case you wish to know more about me, I’ll elaborate a bit: I’m a lover of God so much so that I want to get to know …

I felt too tired to go to church today By Rhonda Childs

This morning, my arms felt tired, my hips, shoulders and back hurt from Fibromyalgia, and my left foot hurt from an accident in 2010 where it was broken in seven places. Overall, I just felt tired, and almost cancelled. I pushed through, and at church we all sang hymns of praise, worship, and love to the Lord, and I was …

The Stranglers and the Wranglers

Many years ago and unknowingly at the time to the University of Wisconsin, they were conducting a social study that would yield much insight to the advantages of encouragement. There was a male undergraduate literary club that demonstrated great talent in writing. However, the club members critiqued each other’s material to such a degree of brutality it was to the …

Building a Character of Hope for 2015 …Written by Rhonda Childs

What are some of your hopes for 2015? Some of us may not have given it much thought. Others may be making a plan now, and be striving for it immediately. There’s the usual hopeful things for this time of year that some people have…such as losing weight, making more money, or even planning a vacation. Sadly, some people have …

In memory of Jimmy Santoro

Written by Anthony Santoro By brother Jimmy was born on August 13th, 1962. He passed away on October 7th, 2007, at the age of 45 years. He was always a good kid when he was little. His life of hell began when he was about 13. He started using drugs and drinking alcohol. By the time he was in his …

What does Jesus mean to me? Written by Rhonda Childs

This evening, I was asked a question by a fellow Christian, “what does Jesus mean to you?” Instinctively I quickly replied, “Jesus means everything.” I paused for awhile and wanted to say more, and giving it some thought, I continued on and said, “Jesus suffered and died for me. Jesus resides in me and I in Him. In any situation …

What are you hoping for? Written by Rhonda Childs

Every person on the planet has some sort of hope for something. Whether it’s hope for a job, hope for tickets to an event, a mother’s hope for a baby to come quickly and to be healthy, or even a child’s hope for a piece of candy. In parts of our world there is desperation along with hope to just …

Her Shepherds were not astray

Deb told me how Isabelle’s white poodle was attacked and probably would have been killed by two large German Shepherds in her housing development. Deb’s boyfriend, Rick, screamed so loudly at the German Shepherds, that it scared them off. Deb and Isabelle immediately tracked down the owners of the German Shepherds, and they discovered that the owner, a woman, was …

Nowhere Else To Turn

Returning with my wife Sharon, and two year old Great Grandson, Ryland, from his home, I was driving East on Route 460, just east of Roanoke, Virginia. It was early morning. With Sharon and Ryland in the back seat, we were approximately 300 yards from our turn off to our home. The traffic was moving at about fifty-five to sixty …