“A Moment Given Over To Fear Is A Moment Lost From God”

The following is an excerpt from the book One Shenandoah Winter by T. Davis Bunn.  These words are powerful and spoke volumes to me.  I felt the need to share them with you. Read it over until the words penetrate your soul.     “Many of the lessons God wishes for us to learn are based on … More “A Moment Given Over To Fear Is A Moment Lost From God”

Always Welcome

Most of the time, I am just fine.  Perfectly contented.  Happy right where I am.  But ever so often, I find myself struggling with loneliness which leads to self-pity.  A couple of weeks ago, that is exactly where I was.  Sundays are the worse.  There’s something about going to church alone, then leaving alone.  I … More Always Welcome

The Only Thing That Stays The Same Is That Everything Changes

“The only thing that stays the same is that everything changes.”  That is my new personal saying.  Of course, I know God never changes, but I’m talking about our lives here and now.  The sun comes up.  The sun goes down. Change.  The wrinkles and rolls that didn’t used to be there are now.  Change.  … More The Only Thing That Stays The Same Is That Everything Changes

Missing Christmas?

This was orignally posted in December 2016, but I thought it was worth reading again.  Remember, this is from 2 years ago, so it wasn’t this past Sunday’s sermon (Dec 2018) that I refer to. With all the hustle and bustle, the lights, the gifts, the busyness of the season, it is so easy to … More Missing Christmas?