“Hi, how are you?”“I’m just fine, thank you.”“Don’t put on that act for me. How do you really feel?” Sometimes it helps to ACT out the attitude that you want–or need–to make it real, to make it a FACT. Are you dreading your most un-favorite cleaning chore?Look in the mirror that is covered with smudges… Read More
To reiterate: See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! 1 John 3:1, NIV Live in that love.
So, you took the short cut. Where did you end up? Did you get all turned around and lost? Did you try to cut corners, save time, or just get ‘er done? A devotional by Wayne Stiles tells the story of the miraculous rescue of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. They headed off in the opposite… Read More
This is a picture of my life–minus the leaks, rust, and pin-holes. But it isn’t about gardening or a water feature in my garden. Instead it’s a visual reminder of THE constant flow of living water in my life. Jesus replied, “If you only knew the gift God has for you and who you are speaking… Read More
Political parties and news reports would have us believe that people in one party have compassion, while those in the other party don’t care what happens to anyone who isn’t one of them. I don’t believe this to be true, but rather that the difference is in the way assistance is given. When we come… Read More
Oh, the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God Oh, it chases me down, fights ’til I’m found, leaves the ninety-nine I couldn’t earn it I don’t deserve it Still You give yourself away Oh, the overwhelming, never-ending, reckless love of God There’s no shadow You won’t light up Mountain You won’t climb up Coming after… Read More