Don’t Give Up – Take 2

Don’t Give Up – Take 2

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9 (NIV) September. I love the change of seasons and Fall is one of my favorites. In Arizona, we don’t see much of a change in the hot...
Puzzling Reflections

Puzzling Reflections

 Now we see things imperfectly, like puzzling reflections in a mirror, but then we will see everything with perfect clarity. All that I know now is partial and incomplete, but then I will know everything completely, just as God now knows me completely. I Corinthians...
Tomorrow

Tomorrow

Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love,     for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go,     for to you I entrust my life. Psalm 143:8 (NET) I’ve struggled to write this end-of-year blog. In fact, I’ve written it a couple of...
Normal or New

Normal or New

When the dove returned to him in the evening, there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf! Then Noah knew that the water had receded from the earth. Genesis 8:11(NIV) I recently read the story of Noah and the ark during my quiet time, it gave me some...
Acceptance

Acceptance

 I have not yet reached my goal, and I am not perfect. But Christ has taken hold of me. So I keep on running and struggling to take hold of the prize.  My friends, I don’t feel that I have already arrived. But I forget what is behind, and I struggle for what is ahead....