horse Tag Archive

The One in White.

Then the heavens opened and there before me was a white horse whose Rider is called Faithful and True…The armies of heaven were following Him, riding on white horses and dressed in fine linen, white and clean. Revelation 19:11, 14 Each spring our church youth group hosts what is called the Tacky Prom. It’s a […]

It’s Not About the Water or the Horse.

I revealed Myself to those who did not ask for Me; I was found by those who did not seek Me. Isaiah 65:1 You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink. Even favorable circumstances won’t force one to do something one doesn’t want to, as in… “We’ve gotten all the college catalogs but he still hasn’t applied.”  This metaphoric term dates from the 12th century and was in John Heywood’s proverb collection of 1546 (http://www.dictionary.com/browse/you-can-lead-a-horse-to-water-but-you-can-t-make-it-drink). I’ve witnessed a stubborn horse first hand. It’s not pretty. Getting a lamb to […]