There have been two occasions where people specifically listened to God and acted upon it, where the result ended up with my family being fed. When our children were quite small, circumstances left us tighter than usual for money with sick (a la chicken pox) children at home. With about $50 to our name, we … More food for thought
Five years ago, I hit a bit of a harder patch than ever before. Injuries, illnesses & secrets revealed combined in an attempt to soak me dry to the bone. Without God, the enemy would have succeeded in fully leaching the life out of me. As it is, God held me even closer, spoke to … More let it flow
There are many kinds of people out there in this world. Not all of them are kind. You too may have brushed up against one, have one in your family, or work with one. Sometimes they don’t know any better, because they have not been shown much kindness in their lives. Sometimes they know they … More be kind
Its time. Actually, like that library book you misplaced in public school & found a decade later, it is waaaaay overdue. Its time to learn the unforced rhythms of grace. Not the have to do’s, because we all somehow seem to know this from a young age. Not the we shouldn’t do’s, which again, we … More unforced rhythms of grace
Taxes. Our yearly sweat boiled down into one document submitted to our government, sometimes with tears. And most of us moan, groan and complain about it. Yet Jesus took a different tactic: They sent some Pharisees and followers of Herod to bait him, hoping to catch him saying something incriminating. They came up and said, … More give unto..