TAKE A WALK FOR LIFE

TAKE A WALK FOR LIFE When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah. After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God 300 years and had other sons and daughters. Altogether, Enoch lived 365 … Continue reading

GOD’S VERY GOOD WORK OF COMPLETION

GOD’S VERY GOOD WORK OF COMPLETION Today is Earth Day. I well remember the original Earth Day held on April 22, 1970! Wearing my tie-dyed shirt, bell-bottom jeans with big, bright flowers embroidered on each leg, I could match the … Continue reading

LOVE. REALLY LOVE.

LOVE. REALLY LOVE. There is a roar in my spirit – loud and fierce, urgent and loving – beyond what I can explain. Touch of God? God’s Spirit speaking? Roar of God? I think so. “Lord, what message for your … Continue reading

GOD’S STRENGTH-BRINGING JOY

Our God knows that our circumstances can sometimes be hard, horrible, heart-breaking or just plain annoying and crazy-making at times. Yet, in every moment and in every experience of our lives, our God wants to be our strength. Don’t rush … Continue reading

REJOICE! AND REJOICE AGAIN!

Whenever I’m working on a project alone, I can often get intensely focused – entering and deeply submerging into my own private head zone – no matter what else may be going on around me. I can get this way, … Continue reading

EXAMINATION PROCESS

EXAMINATION PROCESS God tells us to examine ourselves, to examine our ways. Those ways that we are to examine include every way that we think, perceive, speak, stay silent, respond, act, react, interact, spend our time, spend our money, roll … Continue reading

UNEXPLAINABLE GRACE AND COMPASSION

UNEXPLAINABLE GRACE AND COMPASSION I’m not sure I’ll ever really be able to grasp how passionately our Lord loves me. How passionately our God loves each and every one of us. Yet, that’s what the Bible tells us over and … Continue reading

IT IS NOT TOO DIFFICULT

IT IS NOT TOO DIFFICULT We can often make things so much more difficult than they really are. So much more complicated than they need to be. Sadly, this thinking – that things are too difficult for us – can … Continue reading

DEBT FREE LIVING

DEBT FREE LIVING Today is April 15th. This is tax day in the United States. We have a debt to pay. All of our taxes for the previous year come due today. Some of us may be getting a refund … Continue reading

UNFAIR! WHAT TO DO?

UNFAIR! WHAT TO DO? Sometimes we can feel that life is unfair. And most of those times – not always, but most of those times – it really isn’t even our fault. Still, we find ourselves in what seems like … Continue reading