THE GIFT OF LOSS

Someone once said that the greatest gift we could receive is our loss of comfort and security.  Really?  Don’t we all want those things more than anything?  Don’t we seek comfort and security every day? Many have suffered loss during this pandemic season of 2020.   Loss of any kind makes us turn inward to examine … More THE GIFT OF LOSS

CARRY THINGS WELL

SOMEONE ONCE SAID THIS: JUST BECAUSE SOMEONE CARRIES IT WELL DOES NOT MEAN IT ISN’T HEAVY. And the “it”, well, that can mean anything…….life, a diagnosis, a death, a divorce, a marriage gone wrong, a child, a job loss, a debt, a longing in the soul. We all go through stuff, some more than others.  … More CARRY THINGS WELL

BATTLE SCARS

What do you do when the war comes to you?  We are in a daily battle, a battle for souls and the enemy would like nothing better than to take ours too.  We must daily, put on the armor of GOD and remember this…… EPHESIANS 6: 16 “IN EVERY SITUATION TAKE UP THE SHIELD OF … More BATTLE SCARS

TURN, TURN, TURN

If we really turn towards GOD we will see the extraordinary……..did you know?  This Christmas you will see lights and presents under the tree, but the best thing you can do is to turn away from all the commercial and turn towards the Manger. That night long ago was no ordinary night and the shepherds … More TURN, TURN, TURN

CROSSBEAM

BECAUSE OF ONE HURRICANE AFTER ANOTHER YOU HAVE TO WONDER……… How many hands reached across the miles and how many hands were lifted in prayer? How many prayers were said over homes, and doors and windows? What kind of prayers were said for families, friends and neighbors? So many prayers and folded hands lifted high…….all … More CROSSBEAM

THE BEAUTIFUL UGLY

I CAN’T HELP BUT WONDER……. Why some may think that cactus are ugly, but the more I see them, the more I see they are truly beautiful.  They can tower high with their arms reaching heavenward, always reaching up.  There are some that actually spit needles and there are others that bloom gorgeous blooms only … More THE BEAUTIFUL UGLY