WE NEED ONLY TO BE STILL

The Israelites were terrified. Pharaoh’s army was closing in behind them and the sea was in front of them. They were scared – they could only see destruction coming at them wherever they turned. They were angry. Out of control. … Continue reading

WHO ARE YOUR WALKING BUDDIES?

He who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm. Psalm 13:20 Who are your walking buddies? Who are the people you really let get into your head? Who are the people you listen to … Continue reading

GOD’S OWN GPS

Many of us use a GPS whenever we’re traveling – on both unfamiliar and fairly familiar roads. We’ll trust that little cyber-directional system to get us physically to where we need to go. How much more we should trust Jesus … Continue reading

FAITH THAT AMAZES

Jesus was amazed by the faith that different people expressed – both faith that was lacking and dismissive of who He was and faith that was unquestioning, trusting, and humble. While in His own hometown of Nazareth, among some of … Continue reading

TO THE POINT: WHO’S THE FOOL?

Sometimes God’s Word gets right to the point and quite sharply. These pointed and poignant Scripture passages require no dissecting. They need no special hermeneutical, interpretive studies to shed light on their meaning. They speak to us with all clarity. … Continue reading

OVERTAKEN BY JOY!

There are times, sometimes seemingly unceasing, when the pressure and responsibility of our life, family, work, and other commitments can completely overwhelm us. There are times when the deep sadness and crushing distress we walk through can absolutely overtake us. … Continue reading

LOVE OR NOTHING

There are people in our world who are absolutely brilliant and greatly gifted in many different ways. Individuals can show great mastery and expertise knowledge of different specialties such as science, math, language, literature, music, art, philosophy, business, architecture, agriculture, … Continue reading

SO, SING!

I will sing of your love and justice; to you, O LORD, I will sing praise. Psalm 101:1 Let’s give ourselves time to slow down our minds, hearts, bodies, and spirits so they can wrap themselves around these words of … Continue reading