Hearts

For quite some time, God has been impressing and imparting to my heart an ever-increasing awareness of His heart for the lost, in ways one might not expect.  He is causing my heart to grieve right along with His, passing on His intense desire for reconciliation of every person to Himself. We live in a … More Hearts

You are Loved

  “How bold one gets when one is sure of being loved.” ~Sigmund Freud    I have always considered the idea of teaching as a career, but I remember the day that I definitively made up my mind to pursue it.  I worked at a financial institution and was waiting on a man who seemed … More You are Loved

Spending Ourselves

The Parable of the Talents  “For it will be like a man going on a journey, who called his servants and entrusted to them his property. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. He who had received the five talents went at once and traded with them, and he … More Spending Ourselves

Perfect Love

I am going to say something that is meant to be encouraging but will not seem as such at first:  you will never be good enough for God’s love.  You can never be or do anything to deserve it.  We are all flawed, imperfect, and totally incapable of fixing ourselves.  And His love is so … More Perfect Love

Unseen Servant

  It’s about to storm. At least that’s what they are saying, a whole weekend of rain. Weather service has already said to prepare for flooding. Some of us will prepare and some of us won’t. It’s the beginning of October and you can see the signs of fall everywhere. It’s in the air. Leaves … More Unseen Servant

Too Big for a Backpack

 Well, it’s that time of year again…SCHOOL TIME!! Some parents are thrilled that their kids are finally going to be out of the house, while others are broken-hearted that they will miss out on much needed quality time with them. Money seems to be flying everywhere – school fees, supplies, clothes, shoes, lunch boxes….it just … More Too Big for a Backpack