DIANE SHIRLAW-FERREIRA

Diane Shirlaw-Ferreira is a wife and mom, a Jewish believer in Yeshua (Jesus) and yes, a blogger. In addition to owning Worth Beyond Rubies, she also co-owns other sites such as Faithful CEOs which helps Christian bloggers and businesses, Hot Flashy Faith which is a site for women over 40 and everything important to them, and Women of Worth Café another site for Christian women with Bible studies, devotions and the Jewish roots of the faith. Diane lives in BEAUTIFUL Northwestern Connecticut and when she is not blogging, you will find her spending time with her husband and kiddos out on their little mini-farm.

An image of a magnifying glass being held over an open Bible and text that says Did God REALLY Say That? - Questioning What God Says

Did God REALLY Say That? – Questioning What God Says

Since the beginning of time, people have been questioning what God says! They questioned His Word when it was spoken directly to them and we question it today as we read and study the Word.  We love to quote motivational and encouraging verses because they feel good to us, but sometimes we struggle with the …

Did God REALLY Say That? – Questioning What God Says Read More »

An image of a large grouping of diamonds on a white background and text that says Staying Focused as a Blogger - Bright Shiny Objects

Staying Focused as a Blogger – Bright Shiny Objects!

Bright shiny objects! As a blogger, especially when you are a new blogger, you get really excited about new opportunities. For me, I began doing book reviews and, I just love it! I love reading and I love helping authors out by reviewing their work. But distractions can quickly overwhelm you and make you feel …

Staying Focused as a Blogger – Bright Shiny Objects! Read More »

An image of two paths in the snow with a shadow cast on where they split

Double Mindedness – How to Stop It and Start Living Boldly in Faith

Knowing how to stop double mindedness and begin living boldly begins with really knowing what being double minded is! What makes a person double minded and what does the Bible say about it?   How to Stop Double Mindedness – First, Define It I was reading a verse in the Book of James about being …

Double Mindedness – How to Stop It and Start Living Boldly in Faith Read More »

An image of a woman with long dark hair against a red background, holding her hand up to her ear like she is trying to hear something - a text overlay that says Prayer is Being in Conversation With God - So Why Aren't We Listening?

Prayer is Being in Conversation With God, So Why Aren’t We Listening?

Often we see prayer as a time we go before God to give Him praise and thanks, ask forgiveness, and ask for His blessings and help in times of need, as well as making intercession for others. We speak AT God! But prayer is being in conversation WITH God. It is entering into the presence …

Prayer is Being in Conversation With God, So Why Aren’t We Listening? Read More »

Why Did Jesus Curse the Fig Tree? The Fascinating Answer!

Why Did Jesus Curse the Fig Tree? The Fascinating Answer!

There are lessons from Jesus and the fig tree that we can extract and apply in our own lives. But first we have to ask the question, ‘Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?’  Why did He cause this tree to never produce fruit again simply because it had no figs?  The answer is both …

Why Did Jesus Curse the Fig Tree? The Fascinating Answer! Read More »

A man whispering gossip in a woman's ear "What Does the Bible Say About Gossip?

What Does the Bible Say About Gossip? – Lashon Hara

Hey, did you hear about so and so? Gossip! It can seem to start so innocently and then it becomes like a wildfire, spreading faster than you ever thought possible! What is it exactly and what does the Bible say about gossip? Learn the answer to that question as well as the Hebrew term “lashon …

What Does the Bible Say About Gossip? – Lashon Hara Read More »

Scroll to Top