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Passover to Easter

Jesus sat around a table sharing his last Passover meal with his disciples, whom he loved. Passover was the greatest celebration in all of Israel, because it was a time to remember and celebrate how God told their ancestors to put blood on the doorposts of their homes and Death passed over them and they […]

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My Wilderness

For the last few years I feel like I’ve been living in the wilderness, kind of like the Israelites. On my journey, I have been doing my best to “Live by the Spirit” “If we live by the Spirit, let us also keep in step with the Spirit.” Galatians 5:25 Like the Israelites, while I’ve […]

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Even Though….2020

The Lord is (my protector, my caregiver, my provider, the lover of my soul) my shepherd, so I shall not want (or need anything that is of real value because it is all found in him.) He makes me lie down (and rest) in green pastures (of blessing). He leads me beside still waters, (to […]

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Remembering the Reasons We Celebrate Christmas

As we approach Christmas on the tail end of this crazy Covid year, there are many in my circle with heavy hearts. Maybe you find yourself in similar circumstances. Would you take a few minutes with me to turn our minds away from all that is going on around us and take a quick journey […]

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The Long Game

Are you still waiting on God to answer a prayer? If you are anything like me, you have an idea of how he can solve your problem, all worked out in your own head. As I wait for my answer, and wait, and wait, I have seen God work in my heart and in my […]

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When Bad Things Happen To Good People

In this fallen world, bad things can happen to innocent people. It’s hard for our brains and hearts to process it. In Genesis 30-50 we learn the story of Joeseph and how evil served up injustice to him. God did intervene to spare his life because killing Joeseph went against Gods plan for Joeseph. He […]

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Impatient On The Way

In this world of instant gratification, it is easy to become impatient. We may even give up on a good thing because we are not patient enough to endure and work through things to get to the victory at the end. We see this impatient mentality all around us today. We see it in relationships, […]

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Worship. Pray. Read. Repeat.

“Whether it was two days or a month, or even a longer time, that the cloud continued over the tabernacle, abiding there, the people of Israel remained in camp and did not set out, but when it lifted they set out.” Numbers 9:22 How nice to have such clear direction. They of course, still could […]

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Passing the Test Often times in life we find ourselves in a trial of one kind or another. The Bible calls it “testing our faith.” A silversmith puts silver into a crucible to be melted down so he can remove the dross. We go through times of testing to remove the impure elements that are […]

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Making it a Well

“ Blessed is the man whose strength is in thee…. Who passing through the valley of Baca, (sorrow/weeping) make it a well.” Psalm 84:5-6 WELL: A source from which something may be drawn as needed; a deep hole or pit sunk into the earth to reach a supply of water, oil, gas…. Making a well […]

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