O Holy Night

O Holy Night! The stars are brightly shining, It is the night of the dear Saviour’s birth. Long lay the world in sin and error pining. Till He appeared and the Spirit felt its worth. A thrill of hope the weary world rejoices, For yonder breaks a new and glorious morn. Fall on your knees!Continue reading “O Holy Night”

turn Him loose

Turn me loose, turn me loose, I gotta do it my way or no way at all… -Loverboy, 80s & 90s rock band When the road gets tough, our reactions reveal what is under the surface within us. There are three ways we respond when the storms are swirling and the waters rising… 1. WeContinue reading “turn Him loose”

let His praise break out

Are you letting your chains break your praise or is your praise breaking your chains? -Word of Life Church Yesterday I almost let my praise be swallowed by my circumstances. Almost nothing frustrates me more at work than technical difficulties, especially after several hours spent getting them resolved. I was so irritated by the problem,Continue reading “let His praise break out”

look up

When I feel low, its usually because I have taken my eyes off of God. When God is in His proper place, and I acknowledge how big, strong, mighty my God is, I can’t help but look up to Him. Focusing on the problem makes it block out my view of God. It doesn’t meanContinue reading “look up”

brave?

For the last 24 hours, I have been hearing the words ‘brave’. Watching the Disney movie reminded me that we can be brave in hard circumstances when we know we are loved. Hearing the song “Make Me Brave” by Bethel reminds me exactly who the real brave one is, and itĀ isn’t me. At least, notContinue reading “brave?”