The Orange Glow of Fall

Special Note to my Followers Hello Friends, based on messages from some of you, you will find both the written and verbal posts. While they are not exact, they are very close. As you move down the post, the Scripture is next. Following that, the Thirty Days of Gratitude calendar. Next you will find theContinue reading “The Orange Glow of Fall”

The Best Assignment

The average citizen, thinks we are wasting money. While that is true, I think the bigger issue goes back to the ways we treat each other. 13 If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. 2 If I have the giftContinue reading “The Best Assignment”

An October East Texas Ride

The drive was nice. It was a diversion. There is one thing that I can always do, and I should always see that one thing through. 15 He is the image of the invisible God,the firstborn over all creation.16 For everything was created by Him,in heaven and on earth,the visible and the invisible,whether thrones or dominionsor rulersContinue reading “An October East Texas Ride”

Let the Love Flow

[Intro] G C F# D7 F# D7 CG [Verse 1]GFather, all your beauty to see.G D7Father created blessings for me.D7 CFather, thanks for music and sound.C D7 GFather, I know my gifts abound. [Chorus]G This world was created for us.C D7 F#Teach us, in you we should trustF# CYour love can show us the wayCContinue reading “Let the Love Flow”

Is it Really Gone?

Don’t look at my sins.    Erase them all.10 God, create a pure heart in me,    and make my spirit strong again.11 Don’t push me away    or take your Holy Spirit from me.12 Your help made me so happy.    Give me that joy again.    Make my spirit strong and ready to obey you.13 I will teach the guilty how you want them to live,    and theContinue reading “Is it Really Gone?”

Sick and Tired of Being Tired

28 Do you not know?Have you not heard?Yahweh is the everlasting God,the Creator of the whole earth.He never grows faint or weary;there is no limit to His understanding.29 He gives strength to the wearyand strengthens the powerless. (Isaiah 40:28-29, Holman Christian Standard Bible) When I was in the Navy, we were at sea on exercises and theContinue reading “Sick and Tired of Being Tired”

We’re Better Together

6 For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline. 8 So do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me his prisoner. Rather, joinContinue reading “We’re Better Together”

What a Difference a Day Can Make

When God began to create the heavens and the earth— 2 the earth was without shape or form, it was dark over the deep sea, and God’s wind swept over the waters— 3 God said, “Let there be light.” And so light appeared. 4 God saw how good the light was. God separated the light from the darkness. 5 God named the light DayContinue reading “What a Difference a Day Can Make”

The Owl

By Lisa Price I introduced Lisa Price last week. I had asked her and her husband Rev. John Price to provide a post and they agreed. Well, John had cataract surgery about the same time I asked that the guest posts be in and he didn’t feel up to writing something so Lisa decided toContinue reading “The Owl”

The Price You Pay for Living in Paradise

A Guest Post by Mrs. Lisa Price I first met Lisa Price in 2016. She is the music director at First Baptist Church in Sweeny, Texas. She is also the wife of John who is the pastor at First Baptist. We weren’t just colleagues, we were also neighbors. When I moved to Sweeny, there wereContinue reading “The Price You Pay for Living in Paradise”