Searching for Pearls.

The kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls. When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it. Matthew 13:45-46 Who doesn’t want to be chosen? Makes me think of the familiar elementary school chant, ‘Red rover, red rover, let…Mary come over!’ Y’all […]

Special Delivery.

I sought the Lord, and He answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.  The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and He delivers them.  The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles. A righteous man may have many troubles, but the […]

More Than You Can Now Bear.

I have much more to say to you, more than you can now bear. John 16:12 (NIV) Life is like an indoor roller coaster ride. In the dark with limited visibility, I can’t see the nature of the track and know little about the speed, the depth of plunges or angle of twists until I’m […]

Persistence.

Jesus told them a parable that they should always pray and not give up. Luke 18:1 Nothing provokes my inner Rocky Balboa faster than the phrase, “It’s too late.” Just ask my husband. “I think we should return this and get our money back,” I say. “Naw. It’s too late,” he’ll say. And off to […]

Those Hands.

May the favor of the Lord our God rest upon us; establish the work of our hands for us— yes, establish the work of our hands. Psalm 90:17 Establish: make labors effective and enduring. Last Saturday, my husband and I served with Forgiven Prison Ministry http://forgivenministry.org. This organization reconciles prisoners with their children despite their […]

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