When things in our life our flowing smoothly, we quote this verse with a smile, but then life throws us a curve ball. That’s when we quote this verse in faith, through our tears, and know our real hope for a future. Thanks to the artists and publishers who provide us coloring books where we… Read More
Faith shows the reality of what we hope for; it is the evidence of things we cannot see…3 By faith we understand that the entire universe was formed at God’s command, that what we now see did not come from anything that can be seen. Hebrews 11:1&3, NLT We cannot see the whole of God, who… Read More
19 And so, dear brothers and sisters, we can boldly enter heaven’s Most Holy Place because of the blood of Jesus. 20 By his death, Jesus opened a new and life-giving way through the curtain into the Most Holy Place. 21 And since we have a great High Priest who rules over God’s house, 22 let us go right into the presence of God… Read More
I introduced the idea of “spiritual phototropism” on December 21, but I’d love to spend more time with you on this subject. Tropism is the turning or bending (typically by growth instead of movement) of an organism in response to external stimuli. When it refers to plants turning toward the nourishment of the sun, is… Read More
A number of years ago I took three semesters of our church’s Leaders of the Harvest classes. Everyone was asked to write down their own belief statement. I was convicted by the verse below, and my personal Biblical mandate became a poem (Nov. 13, 2006). If any one of you thinks God has something for… Read More
6 As for me, my life has already been poured out as an offering to God. The time of my death is near. 7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, and I have remained faithful. 8 And now the prize awaits me—the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give me on… Read More
Coloring with colored pencils or gel pens is one of the ways I like to relax. Most of these pictures come from Waterbrook coloring books and are the works of a variety of artists. I thank them for blessing me with their work.