PSALM 24

On occasion I will quote a portion of Scripture that has been a blessing of recent. This is from the New American Standard Bible, (The Lockman Foundation) The earth is the Lord’s, and all it contains, the world and those who dwell in it. For He has founded it upon the seas and established itContinue reading “PSALM 24”

WISDOM

Years ago I heard Dr. Roger Andrus say: “Wisdom is getting to know things from God’s point of view.” An excellent statement! In the Book of Wisdom, Proverbs, the “Wise man” places statement after statement indicative of the wisdom that originates from the heart of God. 2:1 “My son, if you will receive my wordsContinue reading “WISDOM”

A RIGHTEOUS WOMAN

The memory of the righteous is blessed, But the name of the wicked will rot. Proverbs 10:7 Patsy and I were having lunch one day with a friend named Barbara when the principle of the verse Proverbs 10:7 began to touch my heart. “The memory of the righteous is blessed.” While we were eating with her, IContinue reading “A RIGHTEOUS WOMAN”

OUR FATHER

…Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Matthew 6:9 Reflecting on “The Lord’s Prayer” in Matthew 6, I found myself deeply engrossed on the opening thought, “Our Father who is in heaven, Hallowed be your name.” Identification was my initial thought. Here I am approaching the creator of the universe, the sustainer of the universe,Continue reading “OUR FATHER”

AGING

Living and working daily in a senior community allows for unlimited opportunities to observe this group of people, of which we form a part. While we have our problems and limitations, there are some very positive traits for which we excitedly plead guilty. The majority of people in these communities are quite positive in theirContinue reading “AGING”

A BELOVED BROTHER

“For perhaps he departed for a while for this purpose, that you might receive him forever, no longer as a slave but more than a slave—a beloved brother, especially to me but how much more to you, both in the flesh and in the Lord. If then you count me as a partner, receive him as you would me.” Philemon 1:15-17Continue reading “A BELOVED BROTHER”

IN JESUS’ NAME

“In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans. And he who searches our hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, because the Spirit intercedes for God’s people in accordance with the will of God. “ RomansContinue reading “IN JESUS’ NAME”