From Inside the Fish.

From inside the fish Jonah prayed to the Lord his God. Jonah 2:1 (NIV) Please note, it was a fish, not a whale.  There. But the fact that “Jonah and the whale” is what most people reference, I will swallow either interpretation. No pun intended. Whether the sea creature breathed through gills or a blowhole […]

I Still Picture You in a White Dress.

The Marriage of the Lamb has come; His wife has made herself ready. She was given a bridal gown of bright and shining linen. Revelation19:7b-8 (NIV) Recently, a young lady broke up with her boyfriend. No, scratch that. The guy broke up with her. Before that, they’d talked often about the real possibility of marriage, […]

My Place in the Garden.

Then Jesus went with His disciples to a place called Gethsemane, and He said to them, “Sit here while I got over there and pray. He took Peter and the two sons of Zebedee along with Him…” Matthew 26:36-37a A new year has arrived. Where has Jesus placed you in His garden? Entering the Garden […]

Unlimited Skips.

Lay hold of My words with all your heart…Get wisdom, get understanding; do not forget my words or swerve from them. Proverbs 4:4-5 If I become distracted by the environment when I’m writing, I morph into one of those anti-socials who insert ear plugs and tune out.  The message is clear: Do not disturb. For […]

Through and Through.

May God Himself, the God of peace, sanctify you through and through. I Thessalonians 5:23a (NIV) We just received word that my nephew’s PET scan following several months of chemotherapy is clear. Along with this married, father of three children, we are all happy dancing around here like Snoopy in Charlie Brown’s Christmas play, praising […]