Unknown Dangers

Unknown Dangers“The Lord is my light and my salvation – whom shall I fear?The Lord is the stronghold of my life – of whom shall I be afraid?” — Psalm 27:1The Cold War ramped up quickly in the early 1960s. The nuclear arms race with the Soviet Union could have...

Who’s to Blame?

Who’s to Blame?The great dragon was hurled down—that ancient serpent called the devil, or Satan, who leads the whole world astray. Revelation 12:9  Daddy!!?! Why did you let me do that?” That’s the question my daughter asked me in tears after she dropped her ice...

Difficult Words

But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. Matthew 6:15 Difficult Words Tongue twisters can be fun.  Some classics include, “Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers”, “How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck...

Surviving January

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!  …The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding,...

How Much Is Enough?

I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation,whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want. I can do all this through him who gives me strength.Philippians 4:12-13 How Much Is Enough? How much is enough? My daughter Hannah is...

Death is Grace

“I am the Living One; I was dead, and now look, I am alive forever! And I hold the keys of death and Hades.” Jesus’ words in Revelation 1:18 Death is Grace Death is grace. That just doesn’t sound right, does it? We typically don’t think of death as...