Do you know? Do you know my joy? My life-giving, overflowing strength? You find it in salvation's cleansing river - Right past the narrows of repentance. I oft traverse the passage still by cause of dirty feet. I dip my toes and then wade in, the past is washed away. Free I am. Happy and … Continue reading Do you know? – A Poem Post
I want to love deeper. I want to be intentional about observing the people around me. What are their strengths? What beauty do I see? I want to appreciate them in a way that builds them up and encourages growth in their lives. People are the most interesting and valuable creation to behold. And relationships … Continue reading Love Deeper
The present stands at future's door looking unto destiny's shore and will the day be cast in gray? Or rosy hues enlivened by hope? Yet the script stands - Joy is strength. And will You give me wings to fly? Over valleys and mountains high? I believe You will. You will. You will. On the … Continue reading Future’s Door – A Poem Post
Ever been jealous? Or maybe just wanted to show someone up? To prove yourself better than someone else in some regard? That mindset is damaging. It's damaging to yourself and it has potential to be damaging to others as well. God has better for you. He wants you to be you. The … Continue reading Jealous Flowers
Hospitality is close to my heart. I love having people over for dinner, lunch, tea, etc. My mother really exemplified this ministry in our home as I was growing up and it was beautiful. We would have people over for a small group/bible study every Tuesday night. That meant we cleaned house for it … Continue reading The Art of Hospitality
I've been thinking about the Transgender debates going on in social media lately. There are so many people who profess themselves as christians and yet they do not adhere to a biblical world view on issues such as gender orientation. In fact they go so far as to proclaim those christians who stand for … Continue reading The Transgender Debate
A penny is a small treasure is it not? It has near endless possibilities if only gathered with other treasures of the correct currency. So I liken my posts to pennies.