My Everyday Story

Leaves glisten in the sunlight. Trees stretch to catch each ray. Birds dart in the shadows. What a glorious day! Just to praise Him – lift up my voice, sing of His honor and glory. I will shout out, Jesus is King! This is my everyday story. Stream flowing through the woodland; Fish flit along…

Who Can be Trusted?

Psalm 139 Nothing in my life is a surprise to God.  He knew who my parents would be, and He knew where I would be born.  Long before I breathed my first breath, He knew the color of my eyes and what my favorite food would be.  He knew me before I was born, and…

What Was I Thinking!

Esau and Jacob – the twins.  Esau was born first, but Jacob was holding onto Esau’s foot when he came out.  Jacob’s name means ‘supplanter’ or ‘he who supplants’, and he pretty much lived up to that title.  Esau’s name means ‘hairy’, so you can guess what he looked like at birth. As they grew…

An Experiment for Good

The news and FaceBook are filled with stories of people in trouble.  People suffering.  Mental health issues.  Illness.  Many people in America are miserable. We don’t like our work, or we don’t have work. Our families are a mess, or we are alone. Churches are full of hypocrites, or maybe I am one. The left…

Catering, Anyone?

Read Mark 6:31-46 Jesus had been teaching, and the people followed and listened.  It seemed that they couldn’t get enough of Him.  Now, they were out in a desert place, far from home, and their physical hunger became evident. The disciples saw the need of the people – over 5000 people.  They understood hunger, but…

A Safe Place

Psalm 61 –  When my heart is overwhelmed,  and my strength can’t carry me, When the darkness presses down, and Your light my eyes can’t see Lord, I lift my heart to You Reaching for Your mighty hand. You are mercy; You are truth. In Your grace I stand.   All Your mercies never fail….