God’s Answers

 God’s Answers     A poem by an unknown Confederate Soldier: I asked for strength that I might achieve; I was made weak that I might learn humbly to obey. I asked for health that I might do greater things; I was given infirmity that I might do better things. I asked for riches that I might be wise.  I asked for power that I might feel the need of God. I asked for all things that I might enjoy all …

The Day the Lord Has Made

 Psalms 118:24 “This is the day the Lord has made; we will rejoice and be glad in it. “Today is unique! It has never occurred before and it will never be repeated.  At midnight it will end, quietly, suddenly, totally.  Forever.  But the hours between now and then are opportunities with eternal possibilities.”  Charles R. Swindoll

Trudging Ahead

We were expecting our second grandson to make his appearance any day.  My first born grandson was so excited about the coming event that the anticipation was almost more than a two year old could bear.  As the blessed event drew closer and closer, every day he would ask, “Is it time yet?  Is it time to go get my baby brother?” The day before his arrival my grandson and my daughter were at my house for a short visit.  …

God’s Care for Us

   Psalm 89:9 You rule over the surging sea; when it waves mount up, you still them.

Cleansing Power

Ezekiel 36:25-27 (NIV) I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your impurities and from all your idols.  I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit in you; I will remove from you your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh.  And I will put my Spirit in you and move you to follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws.