Author Archives: Érin Elise

Be Still and Know

I lift my eyes up to the mountains. Where is my help? My help comes from the Lord. You see evil ramping at an exponential rate and you say, “I will believe in God’s help when I see it.” But … Continue reading

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The Intrepid Traveler: An Allegory

Forward If you are friends with me on Facebook, then you are aware of my latest series of mini posts on analogies written by high school students. The analogies list, entitled “The 56 Best/Worst Analogies Written by High School Students” … Continue reading

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Book Update

Perhaps the seasons where you live embrace a gentle change. Not so in The Rockies. Our summer likes to argue with autumn until a massive weather system rolls in and decides the matter once and for all. The abruptness is typical of Colorado’s changing weather. Now that autumn is … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: From the Heart

Note: I am taking a sabbatical from writing the blog to edit two manuscripts for publication. See you when Embracing Grace: A 365 Day Devotional Journal resumes. Check back with www.erinelise.com for progress reports on the publishing of these books. … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Passing the Test

A 365 Day Devotional Journal Day 89 Scripture: Isaiah 61, Luke 4:14-32, John 14:11-12, 15:4-5; Hebrews 10:26-27, 31; James 5:17-18; 1 Corinthians 10:11-12.  Jesus was praised and honored throughout the region long before He declared His mission publically. That was when He went … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Exquisite Delight

A 365 Day Devotional Journal Day 88 Scripture: Isaiah 55:1-3, 6-13; Proverbs 15:30; 13:4; Psalm 36:8-9, 37:4. “Ho! Every one who thirsts, come to the waters; and you who have no money come, buy and eat. Come, buy wine and … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Abundance and the Contented Heart

A 365 Day Devotional Journal Day 87 Scripture: Genesis 27:27-29; Deuteronomy 30:5-10, 19-20; 1 Timothy 6:3-7; Proverbs 20:15, 24:1-6; Psalm 37:16-19, 52:7-8, 17:14-15, 49:20; 1 Samuel 18:30;  Isaiah 55:2-3; Ezekiel 28:15-17a.   The ancient Israelites understood the power of the … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Abundance Mindset, Part 2

A 365 Day Devotional Journal Day 86 Scripture: Matthew 14:15-21; Luke 2:46-47; Matthew 16:1-12; Mark 6:37; 2 Peter 1:2-4 (Colossians 3:10; Titus 2:4; Titus 2:25-26; Titus 3:7; 2 Peter 1:8-9; and 2 Peter 2:20-21); Colossians 1:9-10; Colossians 2:1-3; Romans 1:28, 31a; … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Abundance Mindset

A 365 Day Devotional Journal Day 85 Scripture: Proverbs 31:10-31; Philippians 4:8-13; Hebrews 10:38; Habakkuk. An abundance mindset is more than mere assurance God will meet my needs. It is walking in peace (an absence of fear) coupled with a … Continue reading

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Embracing Grace: Abundance

Abundance Day 84 Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:1-16; Luke 6:45; 2 Peter 1:2-4; James 1:16-18; John 8:44; Revelation 11:15; 2 Corinthians 10; Mark 11:22-24. Why the prosperity movement became known primarily as one concerned with stuff is a phenomenon only some … Continue reading

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