God Presence

God...calms your fears not by removing the problem, but by revealing his divine power and presence. Max Lucado Some of what I am about to share reminds me of the Proverbs 31 women we all know and love. Yahweh is a consuming fire, and no matter our gender He continually pursues each one of us … Continue reading God Presence

Falling

Today's Jesus Calling (August 13) has a wonderful two verses from Jude. Now to him who is able to keep you from falling, and to make you stand without blemish in the presence of his glory with rejoicing, to the only God our Savior, through Jesus Christ our LORD, be glory, majesty, power, and authority, … Continue reading Falling

Prescription for Selfish Abundance

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. (John 10.10 NRSV) The Feeling Good Handbook is such a powerful tool for those of us who fight depression. I haven't read it in awhile, but I think what it does well is enable … Continue reading Prescription for Selfish Abundance

Always Enough

  I took a non-credit course called Developmental English my freshman year in college because my ACT English score wasn't high enough to take Freshman Comp. Dr. Lomax was the gentlest, kindest and challenging teacher to those of us in that class. That experience came to the forefront of my mind as I contemplated today's … Continue reading Always Enough

Amazing Love

Resistance builds strength. When a person works out their muscles become stronger. My daughter is training for cross country, and she's getting faster and can run farther now that she has been training. Jesus trained his Apostles to do what He wanted them to do when He "left" Earth. He made them stronger to battle … Continue reading Amazing Love