And Mary said, “Behold, I am the servant of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word.” And the angel departed from her. Luke 1:38 We all want to witness miracles. We want God to wow us with wonder like He did so many times in Scripture. And let’s be honest. We […]
About Kelley Latta
Kelley grew up in church and almost missed knowing Jesus. Now she helps others experience His promises as a Bible teacher and event speaker through Kelley Latta Ministries. Her teaching blog, “Kelley’s Word on Wednesday,” will encourage you to live your faith and follow Jesus wholeheartedly. A mother of two grown sons and a daughter-in-love, Kelley joyfully shares her own faith adventure with her husband, Steve, in south-central Pennsylvania.
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Sometimes gratitude hurts. Life isn’t always kind, and when we find ourselves struggling over circumstances we wouldn’t choose, we don’t naturally feel grateful. In fact, we tend to get angry. Even […]
“Martha, Martha,” the Lord answered, “you are worried and upset about many things, 42 but few things are needed—or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.” Luke 10:41-42 NIV In case you aren’t familiar with the story of these two sisters, I’ll set the scene. They had the great honor […]
How great are His signs, how mighty His wonders! His kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and His dominion endures from generation to generation. Daniel 4:3 We live in a time of glorious awakening! More and more people have opened their hearts to believe that Christianity is supposed to be much more than doctrines and creeds. Jesus brought […]
“For to the one who has, more will be given, and from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.” Mark 4:25 I recently shared a little piece of my journey with you. After an amazing encounter with Jesus, I discovered my heart resisted what God showed me about myself. […]
He Himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By His wounds you have been healed. 1 Peter 2:24 I wept today. In case you’re picturing gentle tears of joy or wistful tender memories, it wasn’t. Quite the opposite. Wrenching sobs erupted from […]
Let your roots grow down into Him, and let your lives be built on Him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness. Colossians 2:7 NLT Appearances can be deceiving. This morning while watering my outdoor plants, I noticed a withering vine. I couldn’t tell […]
Through Him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. Romans 5:2 Grace can be a tricky thing. We toss the word around a lot in Christian circles, but most of us don’t really know how to live in it. We don’t even really understand […]
And we all, with unveiled face, beholding the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from one degree of glory to another. For this comes from the Lord who is the Spirit. 2 Corinthians 3:18 Hello, beloved. It’s been a while. I’ve been on a journey with the Lord that shifted […]
“No weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed…” I think sometimes we forget that God permits the enemy to form his weapons. He promises victory over our enemy. He doesn’t promise the enemy won’t attack. In fact, he will attack—perpetually—strategically forming weapons to pinpoint our weaknesses and destroy us.