Judgment Seat

Judgment Seat

When I stand at the judgment seat of Christ, And He shows me His plan for me; The plan of my life as it might have been, Had He had His way and I see– How I blocked Him here and I checked Him there; And I would not yield my will–Will there be grief in my...
Love Pursues

Love Pursues

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.” Such familiar words. I’ve had Psalm 23 memorized for several years, and I’m sure many, many others know it. He leads me. He restores my soul. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of...
Christ in Paradise

Christ in Paradise

Luke 23:39-43 See, Father, I have brought with Me This trophy rare; We both were hanging on a tree–I heard his prayer; And since for sinners there I bled, For him the crimson stream was shed. I heard that cry–“Remember me!” My soul it stung....
Open Hands

Open Hands

I changed my laptop wallpaper to this the day I heard my friend’s aunt had died. To me, it’s a message, a reminder. It’s dark in the picture. Sad. Heavy. Hurting. She’s holding her hands out, pleading, waiting, hoping. But there is light. And...
A Sacrifice of Praise

A Sacrifice of Praise

Thus saith the Lord; Again there shall be heard in this place, which ye say shall be desolate… The voice of joy, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride, the voice of them that shall say, Praise...