Prison of Me

  As we continue through this time of isolation, I find myself remembering back to a time when I would hold myself in self-imposed isolation.  To be honest, I didn’t know how not to isolate. Keeping myself safely shut in from the world where I had experienced so much pain and rejection had become such […]

Full Anyway

  “The true light which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world.  He was in the world, and the world was made through him, yet the world did not know him. He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him. But to all who did receive him, who believed in his […]

Shaking Away

  “He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” …” Revelation 21:5(a) “At that time his voice shook the earth, but now he has promised, “Once more I will shake not only the earth but also the heavens. The words “one more” indicate the removing of what can be shaken- […]

Mountains

  “Now therefore give me this mountain, whereof the LORD spake in that day…” Joshua 14:12a (KJV) “I lift up my eyes to the mountains-where does my help come from?  My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.” Psalm 121:1-2 “In the last days the mountain of the LORD’s temple will […]

Advent 4 Emmanuel, the Gift We’ve Always Had, Yet Always Wanted

  11-28-18 “And she gave birth to her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths and laid him in a manger, because there was no place for them in the inn”  Luke 2:7  This is an old post from a few years back that has been bubbling up in my mind all day so […]

Advent 3 A Father’s Gift

  11-27-18 “For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have everlasting life.” John 3:16 “For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called […]