A BLESSED HARMONY

Most of us tend to think of harmony when it comes to singing.  And who doesn’t love the voices of a choir or a group that sings in perfect harmony.  Just hearing those voices brings a smile to one’s face and the praise brings refreshing to the soul. A harmony should also be found among … More A BLESSED HARMONY

BE A SIMEON

There is a story of a man named Simeon in Luke 2: 25-35.  It begins like this: “THERE WAS A MAN IN JERUSALEM WHOSE NAME WAS SIMEON.  THIS MAN WAS RIGHTEOUS AND DEVOUT, LOOKING FORWARD TO ISRAEL’S CONSOLATION AND THE HOLY SPIRIT WAS ON HIM.” The Holy Spirit revealed to him that he would not … More BE A SIMEON

WHATEVER IS……

PHILIPPIANS 4: 8  “FINALLY, BROTHERS AND SISTERS, WHATEVER IS TRUE, WHATEVER IS NOBLE, WHATEVER IS RIGHT, WHATEVER IS PURE, WHATEVER IS LOVELY, WHATEVER IS ADMIRABLE – IF ANYTHING IS EXCELLENT OR PRAISEWORTHY – THINK ABOUT SUCH THINGS.” Oh how our minds are bombarded daily with all sorts of info through social media and mainly our … More WHATEVER IS……

CAPTIVATED

I thought this was a great picture…….these girls look captivated by something they are seeing on their phones.  And yes this technology seems to have captivated all of us.  Who do you know that doesn’t have a cell phone?  Anyone? And so it goes, the world is captivated by the phone and all it offers, … More CAPTIVATED

YOU ARE RICH

The Bible tells us there will always be poor people.  Material wealth is something not everyone enjoys.  If you own a computer or phone, Bible, had coffee in your favorite mug this morning, you already are richer than most of the world’s population.  DEUTERONOMY 15:11  “THERE WILL ALWAYS BE POOR PEOPLE IN THE LAND.” But … More YOU ARE RICH

GOD IS GLORIOUS!

Let’s take a small glory trip together shall we?  In so many ways we honor and glorify GOD, but HE doesn’t need our praise at all because HE IS GLORY!  GOD HIMSELF says that HE is glory…… ZECHARIAH 2: 5  “FOR I, SAYS THE LORD, WILL BE A WALL OF FIRE ALL AROUND HER, AND … More GOD IS GLORIOUS!

SOUL MINDFULNESS

The only true way to know the current state of our souls is to get alone with GOD and ask HIM.  Taking the time, whatever that looks like for you, is important to the health of your soul.  If we don’t seriously take these precious times to heart, it will lead to this…… UNLESS WE … More SOUL MINDFULNESS

LIONS NOT SHEEP

Recently my neighborhood walk took me to a particular street and as I rounded the corner and looked at the cars parked in a driveway, one car’s back windshield said in big bold letters:  LIONS NOT SHEEP. These three words can be taken a number of different ways, but I was struck by the inference … More LIONS NOT SHEEP

OUR HIGHEST AUTHORITY

Are you a mountain person or a beach person?  Both have their amazing beauty, both made by the hand of GOD.  I am drawn continuously to the work of HIS hands……are you?  Gazing upon the ocean or looking up at a summit peak makes one realize that there is SOMEONE larger than ourselves.  All of … More OUR HIGHEST AUTHORITY