Author Archives: Hester Guest

About Hester Guest

I am a retired teacher. I love spending time with my children, grandchildren, and friends. Reading, studying my Bible, sewing, and playing games on my computer, phone, or tablet fill my spare time. Jesus is my Saviour!

Pity Party vs Praise Party

Well, I am struggling with my present condition! If you want to scroll right on by this post, I will not blame you. Life can really be a challenge sometimes. The rioting and coronavirus added more drama and turmoil, but … Continue reading

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Yesterday, May 26, 2020

My birthday was truly a celebration of love. My heart is overflowing with emotion because God has shown me how blessed I am. Thank you for all of the warm wishes, beautiful words, and awesome reminders that I serve a … Continue reading

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My Story

My life has had its share of highs and lows. Growing up was a lot different for me than most girls. From an early age, I had to be a mother figure for my brothers and sister. My mother and … Continue reading

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My Heart is so full.

For several years, I suffered with so much pain. Sometimes, I felt as though my own body was attacking itself. At times, it was so horrible and nothing gave any relief except the knowledge that God had a plan for … Continue reading

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Making the Most of My Time

When I was teaching, I often was guilty of “burning the candle at both ends” without actually realizing it. At any given time, I would be involved in several projects. I was also guilty of procrastination! I seemed to do … Continue reading

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Praying Keeps Me Close to God

April 1, 2014– My life changed forever! GONE!! But never forgotten! If I listen closely, I can still hear your voice and feel that last warm and precious hug! The last words you spoke to me as you hugged me … Continue reading

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FEAR Has No Place In My Life — Only Room For God

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.”‭‭Philippians‬ ‭4:6‬ ‭NIV‬‬ When I was young, I was so afraid of many things; however, I think my greatest fear … Continue reading

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December Blessings 2019

December Blessings: Day 1: My pastor, Larry Hauser, blesses me with his sermons and messages that remind me that God is Alive and working in our lives! Thank you for sharing your faith and love for Jesus! Thank you for … Continue reading

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December Decisions: Day 2: My People

Many years ago, I had to make a decision about who I could trust as my friends and as my mentors. Someone who I thought was my best friend betrayed me and left me with broken feelings. My wise daddy … Continue reading

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December: Decisions That Have Made a Difference Day 1:

When I was ten years old, I accepted Christ as my Savior. That year stands out in my memory for several reasons. My two and a half year old brother was run over by a truck and killed the previous … Continue reading

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