Dry Brook

Dry Brook

Faith is the confidence that what we hope for will actually happen; it gives us assurance about things we cannot see. Hebrews 11:1(NLT) The Old Testament records a story about Elijah who suffered through a drought in the land of Israel. As hard as it was, God did not...
Technical Difficulties

Technical Difficulties

Your road led through the sea,       your pathway through the mighty waters—       a pathway no one knew was there! Psalm 77:19 (NLT)   For several days, technical difficulties waylaid progress on my website. My computer-guru husband has been ready to tear his...
Your Greatest Fear

Your Greatest Fear

I thought I would repost some blogs during this COVID-19 quarantine to encourage you, and me.   Find rest, O my soul, in God alone;         my hope comes from him. Psalm 62:5 (NIV) What’s your greatest fear? My counselor must have asked me that dozens of...
Bad News

Bad News

  They won’t be afraid of bad news;     their hearts are steady because they trust the Lord. Psalm 112:6 (NCV) “We are in a war.” I hear this repeated refrain on the TV, Internet, and radio so I’m going to resort to some military language. I...
Weight or wait

Weight or wait

 It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age, while we wait for the blessed hope—the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ, Titus 2:12-13 (NIV) I was...
Contempt/Love

Contempt/Love

Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged. It does not rejoice about injustice but rejoices whenever the truth wins out. Love never gives up,...