Have you ever had one of those weeks that you just feel like, wow, I'm glad that week is over? Perhaps it was a week that was laden with temptation, sin, guilt, shame,and worry? Perhaps you did not live up to your own expectations, let alone those of your family, and especially God. What do … Continue reading God’s Mercies are new every day
When life goes wrong, we turn to prayer. When we need answers, we turn to prayer. When we feel helpless, we turn to prayer. But what is prayer?To whom do we pray?how do we pray? and does it really "work"? The answer to those questions, particularly the last question, will depend on who you ask. … Continue reading Does prayer “work”?
Blessings to all of you and Happy Sabbath Day! Today is the Day that Jesus has made, let us REJOICE and be GLAD in it!!! (Psalm 118:24). This morning, when I awoke, I looked out my window at a beautiful layer of white, fluffy snow that seemed to make everything look cleaner and fresher. You … Continue reading Just Believe…
I haven't written much on this blog of late. As a matter of fact, my better half seems to be churning out content left and right, leaving me in the dust. She has a lot of great things to say, and it always pays dividends when I decide to listen to her. 🙂 I did … Continue reading When being right is wrong
This morning, as I look out at the dreary gray skies that are obscuring the sun while the Northern Hemisphere prepares to settle down for a "long winter's nap", I am reminded that our world really is pretty dark right now. This morning, when I logged onto my favorite forum, I saw a prayer request … Continue reading There is hope in Jesus Christ
It's hard to not feel like sometimes everything is crumbling away in our lives. Our problems run the gamut. It can be something physical, like a persistent or even terminal illness that invades our lives. It can be material needs escaping us. More often than not, however, it is a result of interactions with other … Continue reading The Lurking Liar
If you're a parent, your patience has undoubtedly been tested. Kids can be downright difficult, and even infuriating. Even the best parent can be brought to the edge of sheer rage, and some of us have crossed that threshold from time to time. It's test after test; age after age. Seven going on 17, kids … Continue reading The Patient Parent