Archive for March, 2014


Turning Darkness Into Light

You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light. Ps 18:28 It shouldn’t take a serious illness to make us stop running around and discover what’s really important, but sometimes it does. Sometimes a catastrophe can be a blessing in disguise.   Roger Bone, a physician in Ohio, was diagnosed with renal cancer. Surgeons […]

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Stop And Think

” …God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment”  1Tim 6:17 It seems that when you are in a hurry and running late you hit nothing but red lights. Although they are annoying when we’re racing to an appointment, stop lights are there for our protection. We need stop lights throughout our day too. […]

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Encumbrances

Let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us. Heb. 12:1 In Jules Verne’s novel, The Mysterious Island, he tells of five men who escape a Civil War prison camp by hijacking a hot-air balloon. As they rise into the air, they realize the wind is carrying them over the ocean. Watching […]

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Day By Day

“Give us this day our daily bread” Matt 6:11 A mother once stopped by her recently married daughter’s home unexpectedly and was promptly greeted with a flood of tears. Alarmed, the mother asked, “What happened, dear?” Her daughter replied, “It’s not what happened, but what keeps happening!” Even more concerned, the mother asked, “What is […]

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You Lead

Dove award winner Jamie Grace has recorded a song called You Lead, which tells us that we all need a guide through this life. We need someone to lead us through the trials and tribulations, someone to get us out of the mess that we so easily get into. Of course, having someone to lead […]

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The Guide

The Lord will guide you always; He will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail. Isaiah 58:11 Foreigners who wish to explore the wilderness areas of South America alone must be well prepared to face a number of challenges. Those venturing into the Amazon jungles […]

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You Are More

You Are More, The song by Tenth Avenue North, addresses our fears that we can never get past out past. That our bad choices and decisions will haunt us forever. It doesn’t have to be that way. We have someone that has wiped the slate clean for us. Jesus Christ has taken responsibility for all of […]

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Where Is Our Balm?

Is there no balm in Gilead?  Is there no physician there? Why then is there no healing for the wound of my people? Jer 8:22 In centuries past, groves of balsam trees were planted on terraces in the hills south of Jerusalem. They were also planted in fields east of the Jordan River, in the area known as Gilead. […]

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Counting The Cost

“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it?” Luke 14:28 Imagine a natural disaster strikes your town and destroys everyone’s home, as well as the businesses, community services, recreation areas, and houses of worship. The […]

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With Attitude

“So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God” 1 Cor 10:31 “To love what you do and feel that it matters – how could anything be more fun?” asks Katherine Graham. That’s what we all desire isn’t it?  No matter what work we do, our […]

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