Build My Life
As for everyone who comes to me and hears my words and puts them into practice, I will show you what they are like. They are like a man building a house, who dug down deep and laid the foundation on rock. When a flood came, the torrent struck that house but could not shake it, because it was well built. Luke 6:47-48 Residents near Midland, MI learned a hard, tragic lesson earlier this month. Thousands of people helplessly watched flood waters rise, flooding their homes and
Then King David went in and sat before the Lord, and he said: “Who am I, Lord God, and what is my family, that you have brought me this far? And as if this were not enough in your sight, my God, you have spoken about the future of the house of your servant. You, Lord God, have looked on me as though I were the most exalted of men.” I Chronicles 17:16-17 While the words to the well-known hymn Amazing Grace were still thousands of years away from being penned, it is likely th
The Songs We Sing
Music is part of our lives. Everyone I know has a favorite song, artist, and/or genre of music. And everyone I know has a song, artist, and/or genre they can’t stand! Music is on most radio stations. It filters into advertising jingles and theme songs on TV. It is part of the movies we watch either in the background or as a featured highlight. And music is part of most Christian worship services. A common theme I have heard from people during this unexpected time of unc
Fun Fact - It's Still Easter!
For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures. ~ 1 Corinthians 15:3-4 I know we were all home on Easter Sunday this year but we didn’t miss gathering together to celebrate Easter. At least, not yet. After all, it is still Easter. No, the last nearly 7 weeks of social distancing have not made me loopy and confused. I