Welcome! I am very excited that you have stopped by Great Is Your Faithfulness. Thank you so much! I know there are many loud voices calling for your attention these days. The online world has gotten very noisy and can be overwhelming. I pray this space will be one that whispers God’s unfailing love and never-ending […]
If you give a mom a blog, she’s going to need a drink to go with it. She’ll go into the kitchen for a glass of water and see the bag of lemons she bought last week still sitting on the counter unopened. She’ll think, “Oh, yeah. I was going to juice those and freeze […]
“Blessed be Your name when the sun is shining down on me and the world is all as it should be.” I sang that one Sunday with my husband, Tony by my side and our six beautiful children surrounding me. I’ve always loved it but that morning I was struck by this line. I thought, […]
Fanny Crosby wrote, “Redeemed – how I love to proclaim it!” What does it mean to be redeemed? Webster defines redeem as: to make something that is bad better or more acceptable; to exchange something for money or award; or to buy back something. Over and over in scripture God calls Himself Redeemer. Why is […]
When I write or read I am very aware of repeating words. They often distract me. When checking my own work I try to change any words that I’ve repeated into something else. The exception to this is when it is done for effect. Using the same word or phrase over and over again can make a […]
I was grocery shopping with my son, Joshua. He was six at the time and attending first grade at a local elementary school. As usual, he was making various recommendations to be added to the cart. When we came to the packages of pudding cups he begged for me to buy some for his school lunches. […]
Picture a vast kingdom with a mountain in the center. On this mountain lives the High King. His kingdom is experiencing Civil War. There is one king, who is king of all. But one side is loyal, while the other side are rebels. Now imagine that the leader of the rebellion must get permission from […]
Linnea has always been a gift. Christmas 2006 the most requested present that I heard from my children was a baby (or a puppy). All four of our kids, ages 4 to 10 were longing for a baby (or a puppy). I finally told them, “Look, you guys are going to have to pray for […]
My name is Lara Martin.
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Don’t you love a great story?
I certainly do! I especially love to tell and hear stories of God’s redeeming love displayed in everyday life.
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