Well, Election Day is finally upon us. I don’t know about you, but I am thankful it is almost over. It’s just gets uglier every 4 years. It breaks my heart to see the division in our nation and it scares me to think about where we are headed. Every time I feel anxious, I … More Just Some Thoughts
In the parable of the prodigal son, we tend to overlook a very important character – the elder son. The truth is, he probably should be the lead actor. Yet we focus on the younger son because his actions are so in-your-face. The Christmas story – the real reason for Christmas – has someone in it … More Looking For A Joseph
I confess. I rarely listen to any secular music. So, it is no surprise I didn’t know the song we cooled down to in exercise class. Turns out, it was “Don’t Stop” by Miley Cyrus. (Miley Cyrus is a post for another day!!!!) All I did know was that the lyrics really bothered me. … More What Will You Give This Christmas?
“But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.” (Matthew 5:44) WHAT? I am supposed to love my enemies? I am supposed to pray for those who persecute me? Yeah, right!!!!!! Isn’t that what we think and feel when we read the Lord’s admonition? Frankly, it is hard enough … More Love Your Enemies???
Do you ever stop and wonder how God feels about what is going on among those who call themselves His children? I do and it hurts. If it hurts me, then imagine how God must feel. Yes, God has feelings. Oh, He doesn’t get His feelings “hurt” the way we do, but He still has … More What ARE We Doing?