Category Archives: God

How Far the Messiah Came for Me

“I, the Lord, have called you in righteousness; I will take hold of your hand. I will keep you and will make you to be a covenant for the people and a light for the Gentiles, 7 to open eyes … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Afraid to be a Disciple

How well God must like you – you don’t hang out at Sin Saloon, you don’t slink along Dead-End Road, you don’t go to Smart-Mouth College. Instead you thrill to God’s Word, you chew on Scripture day and night. You’re … Continue reading

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What to do with my life?

Sometime after we have started school, grandparents, godparents, aunts and uncles will begin to ask, “What are you going to be when you grow up?” As we grow the answers usually change. Some of us from an early age have … Continue reading

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Sing Praises to God

I spent some time alone yesterday. There were two phone calls and maybe a half dozen text messages, but compared to a usual day, I was very alone. It was also the Sabbath. And I thought about how long it … Continue reading

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Be Still AND Know

God is our refuge an strength, always ready to help in times of trouble. So we will not fear when earthquakes come and the mountains crumble into the sea. Let the oceans roar and foam, Let the mountains tremble as … Continue reading

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“Why didn’t God ….?”

Then God gave the people all these instructions: … [The Ten Commandments] When the people heard the thunder and the loud blast of the ram’s horn, and when they saw the flashes of lightning and the smoke billowing from the … Continue reading

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“I Have Decided to Follow Jesus. No Turning Back.”

Then Jesus began to tell them that the Son of Man must suffer many terrible things and be rejected by the elders, the leading priests, and the teachers of religious law. He would be killed, but three days later he … Continue reading

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“I Don’t Know”

My husband, Henry, is doing a Bible study online every Thursday night on John’s Gospel. This week really spoke to my spirit. The Scripture reference is John 3:1-21. The verses that I am still mulling over are 18-21. Light has … Continue reading

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Death: Better Than Oscar Night

Then I heard a voice from heaven say, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.” “Yes,” says the Spirit, “they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them.” Revelation 14:13 … Continue reading

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Are You Jesus?

A friend, CJ, posted this story on her FaceBook timeline. CJ is going through cancer treatment for the fifth time. She wants to bring Jesus’ love wherever she is in a hospital, in the midst of chemo treatment, wherever. I … Continue reading

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