Monthly Archives: December 2013

Making Any New Year’s Resolutions?

It’s New Year’s Eve. We’re on the brink of a place and time we’ve never been. One of the things people like to do to make the year more exciting is formulate a few resolutions. Resolutions are intended to help … Continue reading

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Looking for Comfort? Go No Further than the Lord

Yesterday evening we delivered our granddaughter and her friend to a huge youth event. After helping serve supper to about 800 of those youth, we went to our motel room in town to settle in for the night. I actually … Continue reading

Posted in comfort, God's comfort, heat, loud, noise, peace, pressure, Psalm 9:9-10, stress, trials | Leave a comment

Looking for True Strength and Real Freedom?

Zoos have always held a lot of enjoyment for us.  One time we were watching small monkeys and one of them had their hand caught in the cage. It seems the little animal had wanted something that was outside the … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Corinthians 3:17, baggage, fist, freedom, important, Matthew 6:21, release, strength, stuff, things | Leave a comment

Are You Encountering Locked Doors?

I stayed up late by myself the other night. I discovered the Ya Ya Sisterhood movie was on so of course I had to watch it. One of my favorite scenes, though it is quite sorrowful, is where the wife … Continue reading

Posted in God's safety, God's will, locked doors, open door, opportunity, Psalm 57:21, rejection | Leave a comment

The New Year is Full of God’s Hope

Nothing left under our tree but some loose dry needles. Since we got a live tree again this year it looks like we’re going to have to dispose of it pretty quickly.  Just a month ago it was green and … Continue reading

Posted in hope, Isaiah 43:18, look forward, new year, past, purpose | Leave a comment