9 Apr 2019

Time to Climb0

Sometimes I feel like I’m standing in front of a mountain. I know I have to climb it but I’m only wearing flip flops! I am utterly underprepared and totally inadequate!
There is nothing I accomplish aside from God’s will, His strength, or His power in me. And yet, I still feel the need to [...]

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25 Mar 2019

Praying the Proverbs0

Today I woke up with a new spiritual vim and vigor. Don’t be too impressed. It has happened before and always seems to fade. But I am hopeful to make this one last, at least for this next season of spiritual growth.
I’ve decided not to start my day until I have prayed through a [...]

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21 Feb 2019

We Remember the Cross0

This worship song isn’t one I’ve sung very often, but maybe I should. The cross stands before us as the ultimate symbol of hope and grace. We can rest in its shadow through every trial, knowing they are producing endurance and steadfastness. When the storm begins to blow, may we count it joy as we [...]

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22 Jan 2019

The Hatter1

“What’s the matter?” said the Hatter. “I think I hear somber chatter.” His customer looked forlorn. She then revealed her hat was torn. “Oh, you’ve come to the right place, my dear. I have all that you need right here.”
The Hatter was known around the world for His gentle ways and skillful hands. The hats [...]

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24 Dec 2018

Christmas Goodies0

For some reason, people have been overly generous to us this year with gifts of Christmas goodies. We have fudge and fine chocolates and sugar cookies and gingerbread cookies and chocolate-covered pretzels and candies, and all kinds of various sweet concoctions that people have created with toffee and chocolate and peppermint. There’s currently an almond [...]

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