New Year

The new year has begun and we are excited for the things it will bring our  way. It is always refreshing to know that as each year passes we have an opportunity to start over. We are reminded all around us of new year’s resolutions. It seems the desire to do better is within the hearts and …

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Christmas

This month we are all gearing up for Christmas day. We are looking forward to time together with loved ones. Our traditions carry us year to year with countless tasks of preparation for this one day. In our hearts we can feel the demands of time, finances and relational pressures.It is in this atmosphere that …

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Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the largest holidays for travel in our nation. Many travel from one side of the nation to the other to share a special dinner with family. It is time set aside for us in the USA to be thankful …for our nation, for our families, for our health, for blessings of …

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The winds are blowing from gentle breezes to strong winds. Each has a quality that brings a different outcome Strong winds blow things away and can leave destruction behind. They are credited with removing the chaff from the seed. They also work to strengthen the roots of the plant.This is a necessity for fruitfulness to …

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Noise

Noise We are living in a day in which distinguishable noises are being replaced by other distinguishable noises. The phone “ring, ring” is replaced by a buzz or a snippet of song or some other electronic tone. Music is using electronic sound whereas before it was produced by strings or flat surfaces that were strummed …

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“Let God arise and let His enemies be scattered”. I have heard this spoken often. I have said it often in prayer for difficult circumstances. I have even declared it over my home when it seemed that the odds were against me.  Today I say it to myself. My own heart is needing to trust …

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Walking with Jesus is something we do as believers. We are at His side, He is at ours. As I pondered this thought, I became aware of the various ways we can walk alongside a person. Here are a few. Being next to someone does not necessarily mean close. I can be swinging my arm …

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