Streams in the Desert Tag Archive

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 […]

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 […]

Seeking Rain.

The fruitful life seeks rain as well as sunshine. Streams in the Desert. Taking inventory of my prayer life, it occurred to me…my petitions tend toward what I want to see happen or to change, a petulant heart cry for that which pains or concerns me to come to a halt.  Make no mistake. Scripture […]