Month: January 2015

The Perfect Storm

THE PERFECT STORM Then he commanded the steward of his house, “Fill the men’s sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put each man’s money in the mouth of his sack, and put my cup, the silver cup, in the mouth of … Continue reading The Perfect Storm

Are You Spiritually Intuitive?

ARE YOU SPIRITUALLY INTUITIVE? And they sat before him, the firstborn according to his birthright and the youngest according to his youth. And the men looked at one another in amazement. Genesis 43:33          God’s child is meant to be spiritually intuitive. Though God is … Continue reading Are You Spiritually Intuitive?

Re-Grouping For The Next Phase

RE-GROUPING FOR THE NEXT PHASE And he inquired about their welfare and said, “Is your father well, the old man of whom you spoke? Is he still alive?” They said, “Your servant our father is well; he is still alive.” And they bowed their heads … Continue reading Re-Grouping For The Next Phase

When It Feels Like The End

WHEN IT FEELS LIKE THE END And when we came to the lodging place we opened our sacks, and there was each man’s money in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight. So we have brought it again with us, and we … Continue reading When It Feels Like The End

Getting Close To Mercy

GETTING CLOSE ENOUGH TO MERCY When Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to the steward of his house, “Bring the men into the house, and slaughter an animal and make ready, for the men are to dine with me at noon.” The man did … Continue reading Getting Close To Mercy

What I Long For

WHAT I LONG FOR             May God Almighty grant you mercy before the man, and may he send back your other brother and Benjamin. And as for me, if I am bereaved of my children, I am bereaved.”. Genesis 43:14             Since Joseph’s disappearance, Jacob … Continue reading What I Long For

When God Hems You In

WHEN GOD HEMS YOU IN Now the famine was severe in the land. And when they had eaten the grain that they had brought from Egypt, their father said to them, “Go again, buy us a little food.” But Judah said to him, “The man … Continue reading When God Hems You In

When I’ve Reached My Limit

WHEN I’VE REACHED MY LIMIT! And Jacob their father said to them, “You have bereaved me of my children: Joseph is no more, and Simeon is no more, and now you would take Benjamin. All this has come against me.” Then Reuben said to his … Continue reading When I’ve Reached My Limit

Joy Of One Who Finds A Treasure

DO I RECOGNIZE THE TREASURE? I rejoice at your word like one who finds great spoil.  Psalm 119:162 When I think of discovering spoil, I picture a scene in the movie, THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO.  Underneath the turquoise waters of an island called Monte … Continue reading Joy Of One Who Finds A Treasure

Age and Guilt

AGE AND GUILT Then they said to one another, “In truth we are guilty concerning our brother, in that we saw the distress of his soul, when he begged us and we did not listen. That is why this distress has come upon us.” And … Continue reading Age and Guilt