THE LAMP

Read the Scriptures and suddenly you will recall an unusual occurrence from your childhood; in fact, you will probably remember something you wish you had not remembered some things, and others will be quite fresh and refreshing. Reflecting on a few verses in Psalm 119 was like enjoying a breakfast prepared for you as aContinue reading “THE LAMP”

MOON IN MIRRORS

It was early in the morning and I was heading down Grand Avenue.  Checking traffic as usual I glanced at my rear-view mirrors.  The full moon of the night before was continuing to hover above the horizon.  Immediately my mind fell in gear to the reality that I was looking at a reflection of aContinue reading “MOON IN MIRRORS”

NEW UNDERSTANDING

Many years ago, our daughter and my wife were out shopping and happened upon an individual selling “mugs” in the parking lot of a shopping center.  They decided upon one of those mugs for me as a gift. This “wondermug” is special in a number of ways.  As soon as they saw one with aContinue reading “NEW UNDERSTANDING”

PROVERBS 4:20-27

I promised I would do this on occasion. “My son, give attention to my words; incline your ear to my sayings. Do not let them depart from your sight; keep them in the midst of your heart; For they are life to those who find them and health to all their body. Watch over yourContinue reading “PROVERBS 4:20-27”

ANOTHER BASKET CASE

Remember that we spoke of Moses in a basket; well now we have an adult and a basket. Paul the Apostle had been saved while preparing to destroy the church that was multiplying in Damascus, and he had letters certifying that he was on a legal assignment. Jesus appeared to him in the form ofContinue reading “ANOTHER BASKET CASE”

THINGS I KNOW

My cousin was intent on discovering some items for “History” so she could fill in her Family Tree. I had learned long ago that I should just forget about it, but she insisted and went to one who would surely know the information she needed. With her first question came this answer: “Child! Do youContinue reading “THINGS I KNOW”

WRITE OUT A CHECK

The Scriptures contain several quotes that include the thought that is found in Matthew 28:19-20, “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always,Continue reading “WRITE OUT A CHECK”