What We Need Around Here . . .

The wind blows (breathes) where it wills; and though you hear its sound, yet you neither know where it comes from nor where it is going....

Faint Not!

Also [Jesus] told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not to turn coward (faint, lose heart, and give up)....

A MAGGIE TALE - Herkle Mania

I’ve never been one to collect stuffed animals. Can’t say why, exactly. Might be that I’m still scarred by my childhood woolen bear...

A Whole Lot of Groaning

There sure is a whole lot of groaning going on here on earth. And it’s getting louder as the days progress. We have the groans of the...

This Issue of Trust

2 Timothy 1:12 (NIV) That is why I am suffering as I am. Yet this is no cause for shame, because I know whom I have believed, and am...

God Meant it for Good

My husband and I went to church last Sunday. I’m not talking on-line virtual church as we’ve done for months (which has undeniably...

Just a Heads Up

With all the serious issues going on these days, we need a moment here and there to lighten up. I do anyway. Thus, I am about to add some...

Vote for Jesus

The 2020 presidential election is upon us. Tensions are mounting. Soon, campaigning will ramp up to epic proportions. Opposing parties...

It's me and You, God

I received a prophetic word a while back that pinpointed what I’d say was the underlying thread throughout my life’s story. An extremely...

Let's Do This Together

“Ladies . . . we open the altar to you. Now is a good time to make a fresh commitment to the Lord. Come forward. Give Him your whole...

Not Offended in Me

Blessed is he who watches and keeps his garments, lest he walk naked and they see his shame (Revelation 16:15). I was a few-months-old...

The Kindest Thing

One of the kindest things God ever did for me was to convince me thirty-eight-plus years ago, that I was blind and weak and sick. I know...

SPEAKING OF SOIL . . .

Gardening isn’t really my bag. Don’t get me wrong, I’m one who greatly appreciates the wonders and beauty of nature, and will ooh and aah...

TIME EQUALS MERCY

A man had a fig tree growing in his vineyard, and he went to look for fruit on it but did not find any. So he said to the man who took...

My Prayer for Change

Lord, you say, ‘Love neither the world nor the things of it, for they are passing’. You say You must remove the things that can be...

The Perfect Storm

Storms! Try as we might to avoid them, they manage to track us down. Whether they be financial storms, family storms, health, or...

A Sign and a Wonder

I caught myself thinking the other day about signs and wonders. Why that particular topic, I don’t know. Perhaps it carried over from the...

Trials in life

“I wish these trials would end so I can get on with my life.” It might’ve been a sigh. But I knew the Lord heard me and wasn’t shocked by...

A Prayer Away

But now in Christ Jesus, you who formerly were far off have been brought near by the blood of Christ. (Ephes. 2:13) The LORD is near to...