“God raised us and seated us in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus, in order that in the coming ages He might show the surpassing riches of His grace in kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.” – Ephesians 2:6-7 God’s purpose, as seen in the above scripture, is that He can show the riches..."Identity for Grace"Continue reading
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As the waters rage in the deep seas so my heart beats to please, for you first loved us so we can better see, that loving you is the only key, like fish swimming in your loving embrace, only through your son Jesus we now know utter and complete grace. We make your word..."As the waters rage… a poem"Continue reading
I arrived at a campground and met a lady and her boyfriend who were sleeping in their ol’ pickup truck containing all of their belongings. We sat down at a picnic table while the lady prepared some bean burritos. She mentioned that her hands were hurting from arthritis she’d had throughout her body for..."Healing on a California Beach"Continue reading
I believe that it is the power of God’s Love which truly transforms and changes our world to be more like His Kingdom. As John 3:16 says, it was “For God so loved the world the He sent His Son…” and Jesus, His Son, is the Light that our world – and each one..."What Happens When We Don’t See God Do What We Hope"Continue reading
Lately I’ve been sensing many people are feeling alone. Perhaps you feel like you have things to do and take care of in life and are being overwhelmed by the pressures of the world. Perhaps you’ve had heartache and are finding it difficult to feel connected with others. Perhaps you’re feeling alone, and you..."You Are Never Alone"Continue reading
I’ve been contemplating recently about how every day there are so many opportunities to show others love, compassion and encouragement and I wonder how many of those opportunities we miss because we’re more focused on what we’re doing than what others around us may need. I was on the bus yesterday on the way..."Are we aware of daily opportunities to connect with people?"Continue reading
I’ve always known it to be there, somewhere rolling around my skull but not originating there. Like feeling a wind blowing in one moment from the south, then the north, then the west, then the east; until realizing the wind came not from any particular point but was swirling all around as in a..."Love will fuel us through all storms"Continue reading
He staggered about the campgrounds scratching his scalp, aimless and with a most worried look on his face. David was his name and within the first few minutes (sometimes seconds) he would explain to whomever he met that his wife was murdered and his son committed suicide one week after. Those events occurred two..."For times when hope seems far away: A travel story of redemption"Continue reading