Month: June 2015

Never Ending Stepping Stones

NEVER-ENDING STEPPING STONES The path of the upright is a highway.  Proverbs 15:19          A woman who takes the time to listen to and obey the voice of God is never stuck.  Every step she takes is leading somewhere.  No gesture is ever inconsequential.  No task … Continue reading Never Ending Stepping Stones

Singing a Solo in Modern Day Babylon

SINGING A SOLO IN MODERN DAY BABYLON By the waters of Babylon, there we sat down and wept, when we remembered Zion. On the willows there we hung up our lyres. For there our captors required of us songs, and our tormentors, mirth, saying, “Sing us … Continue reading Singing a Solo in Modern Day Babylon

Ask Anything!

A SPIRITUAL EXPLORER But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.  James 1:5 "Tell me the story again, Mommy!"  Our children love to hear their favorite … Continue reading Ask Anything!

Unfinished Grief

UNFINISHED GRIEVING We do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve, as do the rest who have no hope.  I Thess. 4:13 Anyone who has said goodbye to a parent, a child, or a sibling … Continue reading Unfinished Grief

God’s Wisdom ~ Prepare Your Answers

GOD'S WISDOM ~ "STAND FIRM" My steadfast love I will keep for him forever, and my covenant will stand firm for him.  Psalm 89:28 Consider your feet.  Upon whose word are you standing?  In life, you will be asked many questions. Who are you?  Why … Continue reading God’s Wisdom ~ Prepare Your Answers

Emptying My Heart

EMPTYING MY HEART Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Psalm 62:8          How many people exist with whom you can speak freely – without a filter? With whom can you pour … Continue reading Emptying My Heart

Spiritual Resting

SPIRITUAL RESTING So God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it God rested from all his work that he had done in creation.  Genesis 2:3 What God meant and what I perceive can be two completely different things.  I plugged in … Continue reading Spiritual Resting

Shame

ENDURING THE SHAME For I am not ashamed of the Gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes.  Romans 1:16             It’s not easy to stand alone.  Shame is a powerful weapon.  Perhaps you are the only Christian in … Continue reading Shame

The Day God Brought Me A Rabbi

THE DAY GOD BROUGHT ME A RABBI For you are great and do wondrous things; you alone are God. Psalm 86:10          Exactly three weeks ago, I broke my foot. A bad fall and a hard skid on pavement left me with some bad injuries. … Continue reading The Day God Brought Me A Rabbi

Where Have Your Friends Gone?

WHERE HAVE YOUR FRIENDS GONE? But they [the men of the city] said, “Stand back!” And they said, “This fellow came to sojourn, and he has become the judge! Now we will deal worse with you than with them.”  Genesis 19:9          Lot put all … Continue reading Where Have Your Friends Gone?