2022—A Year for Adventure

Happy New Year! I can’t believe two thirds of January has already passed. It seems as I grow older time passes faster than ever—is this just me? Perhaps living through two years of a global pandemic and a series of social crises has also blurred days, months, and years. No matter the cause, I’m looking…

Hiding…

Then the man and his wife heard the sound of the Lord God as he was walking in the garden in the cool of the day, and they hid from the Lord God among the trees of the garden. Genesis 3:8 (NIV) When my kids were little and we played hide-and-seek they would hide in the same place time after time….

Where is JOY? Your JOY is my JOY!

Therefore, my brothers and sisters, you whom I love and long for, my joy and crown, stand firm in the Lord in this way, dear friends! Philippians 4:1 NIV My grandson is four months old and experiencing so many things for the first time. His dog’s antics delight him. His parents singing and dancing delight him. Our…

Walking in Faith not Fear – hope that does not disappoint

Currently an all-encompassing focus on the corona virus (aka COVID19) pervades the globe. In its wake, fear and uncertainty about the future, spread from east to west. But today, my focus isn’t on fear, but on hope. Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through…

Walking in Faith not Fear – “I am free from the fear of death.”

Jesus said, “I am the resurrection and the life. Anyone who believes in me will live, even after dying. John 11:25 NLT My friend, Chistie Thomas, is a children’s book author and has a video channel on YouTube called The Bedtime Devo Mama. This week, she clearly explained how to teach the resurrection of Jesus Christ to children…