Clouds

Clouds

We tend to talk of clouds as bad things. “It’s cloudy today.” “Those look like storm clouds.” “Those clouds are blocking the sun.” In God’s Word clouds were always associated with the presence of Deity. In the Old...
Here I Am, Lord, Send Me

Here I Am, Lord, Send Me

I met Jesus on the street one day We watched the people passing by He looked at me with sadness and tears were in His eyes My heart, it was broken to see my Lord so grieved so I asked Him, why are you crying, I begged Him, “tell me, please”. He said,...
Thanksgiving All November: List

Thanksgiving All November: List

Day 1: I’m thankful for the good time I had at small group. The food was great, laughs were abundant, the Bible study and discussion was inspiring and challenging, the children were adorable and funny. . . Yeah, it was good. 😊 Day 2: I’m thankful that our...
Grateful for Framily

Grateful for Framily

I stared at my laptop screen with blurry eyes, touched by the words my youth group had written about me. Someone had sent out a survey thing, asking us to write 1-3 things we appreciated about each person in the youth group. The results for each person were compiled...
Thanks to God

Thanks to God

Thanks to God for my Redeemer, Thanks for all Thou dost provide! Thanks for times now but a mem’ry, Thanks for Jesus by my side! Thanks for pleasant, balmy springtime, Thanks for dark and stormy fall! Thanks for tears by now forgotten, Thanks for peace within my soul!...
Ain’t God Good

Ain’t God Good

For forty long years God’s people journeyed in the wilderness Searching for Canaan, that blessed promised land They never went too hungry nor they never got too thirsty But the more that God kept blessing them, the more they would complain [chorus]Ain’t...
Sparrows Fall

Sparrows Fall

They say that God has His eye on the sparrow. I know that’s true–it says in the Bible–but that doesn’t mean sparrows never fall. They do fall; they crash-land on the unforgiving ground. Wounds are received; bones are broken. They may never rise...
Musing on Miracles

Musing on Miracles

I went to a youth meeting Friday night, and we talked for awhile about miracles (and hearing/obeying God’s voice and witnessing; we tend to go off on bunny trails 😁). As I reflected on all that, I wondered: What is a miracle? How is it defined? So off to the...
Thanksgiving All November

Thanksgiving All November

I could list Your blessings for hours and hours, and still not scratch the surface. As Jordan Feliz said in his song: “I could never count that high.” So many things are “Blessings all mine, with ten thousand beside!” I’ve wondered...
Excelsior

Excelsior

Excelsior, excelsior: Still higher, ever upward; Excelsior, excelsior: Still higher, ever upward. I want to climb these mountains, Lord, And see You face to face. I want to press along this path, Ever onward, by Your grace. I don’t want to live life low, Walking...