My finite human mind is like a single grain of sand compared to all of the sand in the beaches and deserts of the world. I'm glad that God is still interested in me. (Picture is the beach in Homer, AK)
I have concern for my single friends. Singleness can be challenging. We can be lonely. We can have God given desires for marriage and a family. However, to act on those desires without allowing God to guide our hearts is a disaster in the making. First, our hearts are not a good guide. Jeremiah 17:9 [...]
I don't know where the term "rug burns" actually originated, but I like to think my friend and I came up with it. 🙂 As we walked some difficult paths together, God frequently brought us to our knees. Not literally mind you (I don't tend to last long kneeling - I'm 41 after all). However, [...]
What others perceive about us doesn't matter. What God knows about us is important. Father God, please show me what You know.
In light of my enjoyment of telling stories and my favorite Sherlock Holmes saying ("To the great mind, nothing is little."), I want to tell a couple of stories of gifts that I was given. According to James 1:17, God gives all good gifts. Sometimes God uses His people to deliver those gifts. One cold [...]
I discovered that I love to tell stories. Most of us do. Stories of God's provision are some of my favorite. Several years ago I had a leak in the pipes under my kitchen sink. The leak was after the pipe went into the wall (headed to the basement). I put off the repair for [...]