How to Get from Nowhere to Somewhere

How to Get from Nowhere to Somewhere

How do you get from nowhere to somewhere? Getting started is hard enough; starting over is even more difficult than the first time you started.  I let this blog slide down the slippery slope to nowhere, and it has been a real chore to climb back up again. I’m reminded of a conversation I had […]

Make Today a Day of Trust

Make Today a Day of Trust

The great missionary, Hudson Taylor said, “When I cannot read, when I cannot think, when I cannot even pray, I can trust!” At the age of 19, Hudson Taylor left his home in England to serve as a medical missionary to China. The year was 1853. Four years later, in 1857, the missionary society which had sponsored Taylor could […]

To Those Who Are Irritated by Facebook Ads

To Those Who Are Irritated by Facebook Ads

AN OPEN LETTER TO THOSE WHO ARE IRRITATED BY FACEBOOK FRIENDS WHO POST ADS FOR THEIR BUSINESS Dear Friends, the world is changing more rapidly than we can keep up with the changes. For example, what happened to Facebook? Are you getting irritated on Facebook? We used to log in to Facebook to interact with friends […]

Reading to a Child: How to Get the Most Out of a Book

Reading to a Child: How to Get the Most Out of a Book

Reading to your child is beneficial for the child in numerous ways, and it’s just as rewarding for parents and grandparents. However, there’s more to reading than just pronouncing the words out loud. I was reminded of this not long ago in the waiting area at an optical shop. I was sitting near a young mother and her […]

Psalms of Protection and Deliverance

Psalms of Protection and Deliverance

The book of Psalms is the place to turn when our hearts become fearful and we are in need of protection and deliverance. Here you will find psalms of protection and deliverance, which celebrate God’s love and the assurance that Sovereign God, the Blessed Controller of All Things, is in charge of the universe from the beginning […]

Where to Find Everything You Need

Where to Find Everything You Need

Do you need hope, strength, comfort, understanding, or relief from anxiety and depression? There’s a place where you can find everything you need. Go to the middle of your Bible to the book of Psalms! I recently discovered a new love for the Psalms, more by chance than by intention. I acquired a small New Testament […]

Psalms of Gladness and Rejoicing

Psalms of Gladness and Rejoicing

The book of Psalms, a book of poetry filled with a range of emotions, is full of gladness and rejoicing and the assurance that God is in control.  Here you will find Psalms of gladness and rejoicing, which celebrate God’s love and the assurance that Sovereign God, the Blessed Controller of All Things, is in […]

35 Bible Verses for This Election Year

35 Bible Verses for This Election Year

Are you seeking Biblical guidance on how to vote in November? Here are 35 Bible verses for this election year! I.  GOD IS SOVEREIGN OVER ALL THE EARTH 1 Blessed be the name of God forever and ever, to whom belong wisdom and might. He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up […]

Mother Is a Verb

Mother Is a Verb

Mother is a verb. I was blessed with a mother who definitely put the verb in mother! She could have taught the course on it. My mother lived from 1912 to 1990. She used to marvel about how blessed she was that she had seen the world change from horse-and-buggy days to putting a man on […]

7 Beautiful Truths for Times of Suffering

7 Beautiful Truths for Times of Suffering

Getting through life without suffering is an impossibility, but learning and growing as a result of suffering results in some of life’s greatest lessons. I’ve been reluctant to write this post about suffering because, frankly, I’ve wondered if anyone would read it. People shy away from the thought of suffering. Some people have the superstitious idea […]

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