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In-Dependence Day

Personal independence was Adam’s original sin. He, in effect, said, “I’ll do it my way! I don’t like your way! I insist on being in control of my life!” God hates independence. You please God through dependence by offering yourself as a living sacrifice through whom Christ can express life to the world. He wants Continue Reading…

Ah Life!

“For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many.” Mark 10:45 Flora — the world of plants. There are myriad little blades of grasses and just as many plants! Their mission in life is to give — for nourishment, for Continue Reading…

Promises Or Perjury

Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. II Timothy 2:15 Discussing theological interpretations is not one of my strong suites, but I’ll share my thoughts with you. As I very often say, “My box for God is way Continue Reading…

Broken Cars And Broken Dreams

Give your burdens to the Lord. He will carry them – Psalm 55:22 TLB You have seen me tossing and turning through the night. You have collected all my tears and preserved them in Your bottle! You have recorded every one in Your book – Psalm 56:8 TLB In the early years having four boys Continue Reading…

A Bicycle Story

I can do all things through Him who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13 I was fixing supper and had everything pretty well under control so I decided to step out front and see how Bill was getting along in the “bicycle repair business.” He’s quite a “handy man.” As I stepped out the door, he looked Continue Reading…

The Unexpecteds

Christ in you, the hope of glory. – Colossians 1:27 My husband and I have been married almost 13 years. We never had children — perhaps that was a mistake. I don’t know. Maybe having a baby would have drawn us closer together. It hasn’t been a good marriage, but we’ve not argued or been Continue Reading…

Saved By His Life

For if while we were enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life. – Romans 5:10 How many sermons did it take? How many years did I refuse to even consider Christianity? Poor Mom and Dad–they tried so hard Continue Reading…

It’s Going To Be All Right

. . .You love me! You are holding my right hand! You will keep on guiding me all my life with Your wisdom and counsel . . . Psalm 73:23-24 Four sons! What fun! Fun mixed randomly with good-sized helpings of fear or frustration, some tears or dismay, definitely joy, always amazement–and other varied emotions! Continue Reading…

Non-Negotiable

For I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is no one like Me, Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things which have not been done, Saying, “My purpose will be established, And I will accomplish all My good pleasure”; Isaiah 46: 9(b)-10 “Dad, I know Continue Reading…

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