Month: June 2016

Don’t Be Your Parents

Teach me to do Your will, For You are my God; Let Your good Spirit lead me on level ground.   Psalms 143:10 God fathers each child differently. His path is a solitary one and my journey will never imitate that of my parents. If … Continue reading Don’t Be Your Parents

The Question That Begs An Answer

Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God.  Psalm 20:7 Futility.  When is the last time you felt it?  Probably the last time you realized that there are things you just can't fix.  What's … Continue reading The Question That Begs An Answer

A Map Of ‘Down’

Transgression speaks to the wicked deep in his heart; there is no fear of God before his eyes. For he flatters himself in his own eyes that his iniquity cannot be found out and hated. The words of his mouth are trouble and deceit; he … Continue reading A Map Of ‘Down’

If I Could Just Do It Over Again!

O my God, in you I trust; let me not be put to shame; let not my enemies exult over me. Psalm 25:2 What are the things you regret?  Regret is a powerful emotion and if I choose to live in it without having placed … Continue reading If I Could Just Do It Over Again!

“But I See No Sign Of It!”

By the word of the LORD the heavens were made, and by the breath of his mouth all their host.  Psalm 33:6 When I make something, I begin with pre-existing pieces.  Make a cake and I have a list of ingredients that already exist.  Fashion … Continue reading “But I See No Sign Of It!”

The Courage To Ask For What I Need

He will drink from the brook by the way; therefore he will lift up his head.  Psalm 110:7 From what do I need saving?  The forgiveness of sins was only the beginning.  So much more, as it pertains to salvation, is offered me in Christ.  … Continue reading The Courage To Ask For What I Need

Silenced By God’s Glory

How clearly the sky reveals God's glory!  How plainly it shows what he has done!  Each day announces it to the following day; each night repeats it to the next.  No speech or words are used, no sound is heard;  yet their message goes out … Continue reading Silenced By God’s Glory