I wanted the gift of the shortest and easiest path. Instead, He gave me the gift of holding me close and strengthening me for the hard path. It took me a long time to understand that both were gifts. And as I embraced the second, my need for the first lost its tormenting grip. – … More the gifts along the path
King of my heart, I am lost in wonder at the sight of such a love shining so bright I am Yours You are mine. King of my heart How I long for more of You to overtake the space within Til I am all Yours and You are mine Oh how Your love glows … More Sunday Psalm: King of my heart
Agree with each other, love each other, be deep-spirited friends. Don’t push your way to the front; don’t sweet-talk your way to the top. Put yourself aside, and help others get ahead. Don’t be obsessed with getting your own advantage. Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand. –Philippians 2:2-4 MSG Living in community … More love in action
It is Remembrance day in Canada today. I am so thankful to our soldiers who pursue justice at great cost to themselves, some even to death, to take a stand for freedom and to protect people in need. I have met a few over the years, and each one was changed after having served. Both … More remember
I was struck at the thought this morning that God leaves much in our hands, but nothing astounds me more than… The ability to choose. Choice. To head left or right. To move or stay. To say yes or no. To give or take. To forgive or hold s grudge. Most of our life happens … More Your choice
Some people are overcome by problems. Others overcome problems. -Max Lucado Which kind of people are you? Do you sink down overcome when things get tough or do you rise to overcome? Everything could overcome you if you let it, for this is an amazing world full of both wonder and wildness. Full of people … More Do you overcome your problems or do you let them overcome you?
I’ve wiped the slate of all your wrongdoings. There’s nothing left of your sins.Come back to Me, come back. I’ve redeemed you. Isaiah 44:22 MSG You know that list you have been keeping in secret? That running tab of all the wrongs you have done? All the things you failed at, failed to do or … More Paid in Full