For the past month and a half I have been planning on writing a tribute to one of my heroes. This woman has had a lasting and life-shaping impact on my life. But, if I'm honest, I've put off writing this post. One, because words cannot encapsulate her; I truly don't know where to start. … Continue reading Jo’s Home
I want to put it down right here that I have certainly "tasted the joy." I cannot imagine a more wonderfully blessed life than mine. Faithfulness of a loving Father-that's what I've found, every day of every week of every year, and it gets better.
(Gen. 5:20) "God meant it unto good"-O blest assurance, Falling like sunshine all across life's way, Touching with Heaven's gold earth's darkest storm clouds, Bringing fresh peace and comfort day by day 'Twas not by chance the hands of faithless bretheren Sold Joseph captive to a foreign land; Now was it chance which, after years … Continue reading God Meant It Unto Good
I got off the phone with my mom. Put my cell down and started to cry. Due to finances and work schedule, I had just made the decision to not go home for Christmas. This was going to be my first Christmas EVER without my parents. Needless to say, I wasn't happy with this prospect. … Continue reading Thoughts This Christmas
Our voyage through life will sometimes be incommoded by storms, but the Lord Jesus is an infallible, almighty Pilot. The winds and the seas obey him. None ever miscarried under his care; and he takes charge of all who entrust themselves to him. - John Newton This quote resonates in my heart today. It pains … Continue reading Hope In The Pilot
This is Clip is from Saturdays performance. Love these guys. They are doing such an amazing job! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03tBcQmG6BI&sns=em If you are in the area, you should come and see the show. You won't be disappointed. You can buy tickets online or at the door.
Think with me briefly of two well known stories in the gospels. One involves a woman who touches Jesus in a crowd. There were many pressing and touching Jesus as was plain by Peter’s answer (Luke 8:45)…yet only one was healed by an infusion of Divine power. But Jesus said, “Someone touched me, for I … Continue reading The Necessity of Faith in Prayer–Part 2