Sweet Storms

For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. – Romans 8:6 When the storms of life come where do you run for shelter and safety? Do you slip instantly or slowly into despair? Do you sink into the mire of your feelings? Does the light of yourContinue reading “Sweet Storms”

All to Him we Owe

And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord, and not unto men; – Colossians 3:23 In Leviticus 27 we are taught that a tithe of everything belongs to the Lord and that we should keep our promises just as God Almighty is always faithful to keep His! This tithe is more thanContinue reading “All to Him we Owe”

The Word is Alive

But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word. – Acts 6:4 The Holy Word of God continually amazes me! Many of us have heard it said that it is alive- well, of course it is- it is Jesus Christ, after all! I don’t think I meditate on thatContinue reading “The Word is Alive”

The Most Neglected Item On Our “To Do” List

And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. – Matthew 21:22 The most beneficial thing we can do for ourselves and those around us is pray! Yet it is for certain the most neglected item on most of our to do lists. Chores need done- do them first! Got toContinue reading “The Most Neglected Item On Our “To Do” List”

Be Careful Who You Follow

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: – John 10:27 What does it mean to follow someone? In today’s society we “follow” hundreds, often thousands, of people on various social media platforms. Just exactly who are we following? Why in the world would we follow anyone but Christ Jesus?Continue reading “Be Careful Who You Follow”

Boast in the Lord

I will bless the Lord at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth. My soul shall make her boast in the Lord: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. O magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together. – Psalm 34:1-3 Let me boast in the Lord! Let me sing praises toContinue reading “Boast in the Lord”

Remove the Cloak

If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloak for their sin. – John 15:22 For a longtime many of us will be able to “get away with it”- sinning that is! We will not realize that is what we are doing- sinning thatContinue reading “Remove the Cloak”

The Model Parent

O lord, thou hast searched me, and known me. Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off. Thou compassest my path and my lying down, and art acquainted with all my ways. – Psalm 139:1-3 I love the Lord! I love how my faith in Him continues to grow; howContinue reading “The Model Parent”

We Have the Answer

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father but by me. – John 14:6 Once you have been born again in Christ- diligently seeking Him as you simultaneously seek to die to the world- your eyes will behold the desperate estate of those aroundContinue reading “We Have the Answer”