EVERYDAY MIRACLES

Jan 03, 2019 No Comments

“You are the God who performs miracles; you display your powers among the peoples.”  Psalm 77:14 It seems anyone’s thought on miracles surrounds grand happenings or gestures which have profound effects in life.  From water to wine, from invalid to health, from death to life this is often where we go when we think of miracles.  […]

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Dear Lord and Father of Mankind – John G. Whittier

Jan 02, 2019 No Comments

I love this Prayer from John G. Whittier, that became a hymn when set to music by Frederick C. Maker in the mid 1800’s. Dear Lord and Father of mankind,  Forgive our feverish ways! Re-clothe us in our rightful mind; In purer lives Thy service find, In deeper reverence, praise. In simple trust like theirs […]

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Two Reputations

Oct 11, 2018 No Comments

If you try to keep your life for yourself, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for me, you will find true life. Matthew 16:25 NLT One can’t, at once, promote two reputations. Promote God’s and forget yours. Or promote yours and forget God’s. We must choose”, writes Max Lucado. We […]

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And So We Gave Steve Fifty Dollars

Oct 11, 2018 No Comments

He who has pity on the poor lends to the Lord, And He will pay back what he has given.  Proverbs 19:17 Steve was/is a friend of mine.  We at one time were so close he was a groomsman at my first marriage.  He looked so awkward in his tuxedo, but was doing his best […]

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