God Is

When the quilt of life unfolds and I can’t understand the intricacies and patterns of the Father’s plan, He calls me to look beyond the circumstances I face and live with confidence, because I know God is grace. When the night of confusion falls and my heart gropes to find and comprehend the path of…

Sifting

My mom had one of those old crank sifters.  When we made biscuits, we used it to sift the flour, making sure there were no lumps that would not mix well.  Once the flour was smooth, we would stir the flour, buttermilk, and shortening together, knead the dough, and form the biscuits.  There was always…

Hurricane

It comes. Blustering and fussing across the Gulf, churning wind and waves, devouring the warmth of the water below, spinning into a web of unknown destruction. It comes. Pulled relentlessly to the land that will end its life, but not before it has left its mark – Landscape forever changed. As I write, I am…

The God of Yes

II Corinthians 1:18 But as God is true, our word toward you was not yes and no. 19 For the Son of God, Jesus Christ, who was preached among you by us, even by me and Silvanus and Timotheus, was not yes and no, but in him was yes. 20 For all the promises of God in him are yes,…