Keep your wants, your joys, your sorrows, your cares, and your fears, before God. You cannot burden Him; you cannot weary Him. He who numbers the hairs of your head is not indifferent to the wants of His children. . . . Take to Him everything that perplexes the mind. Nothing is too great for… Continue reading A loving message for all to read
and so it begins! More to come.
What does the Bible say about repentance, being forgiven and forgiving others? Forgiveness is a journey we all face in life; the ego steps in and we harden our hearts, making us unwilling to forgive, others or even ourselves. I recently wrote my beliefs based on scripture to a friend who was in search of… Continue reading Thoughts on repentance, forgiveness, grace and forgiving others
Christ is crucified, Christ is risen, Christ WILL come again! Romans 5 Peace and Joy 1Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we[a]have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, 2through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we[b] rejoice in the hope of… Continue reading And He died for our sins, that we may have life…
The last two days have been confusion. Lost in translation, empty of words, alone, hated, loved, wearied and learning. Days like this become methodic: chosen for the sake of its effect, rather than for its own sake; sometimes distinguished from real. I wake up early and then awake. I wake up late then asleep. I… Continue reading And the shouting continues
One day in eternity, running arm in arm, our soft curls will dance with the waves of the sea. The warm light of love in eternity shines, on the throne of the King the lamb that was slain. The angels of heaven have danced with the stars, fought battles victorious, and touched us on earth.… Continue reading One day in eternity
I am a flower quickly fading Here today and gone tomorrow A wave tossed in the ocean A vapour in the wind. Still You hear me when I'm calling Lord you catch me when I'm falling And You told me who I am I am Yours. ~Who Am I by Casting Crowns.
In response to the post by Matthew Lovell, God's Word! on lovell blog, I felt compelled to quote Matthew's words (below) which I found so accurate and true to the purpose for which God's Word was given to us, through the prophets, to be made useful and necessary in our lives. Matthew wrote: I have… Continue reading The Word of life
Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the same purpose, because he who has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the will of God. For the time… Continue reading The past is poison