Fork in the Road

1 Happy are those    who do not follow the advice of the wicked,or take the path that sinners tread,    or sit in the seat of scoffers;2 but their delight is in the law of the Lord,    and on his law they meditate day and night.3 They are like trees    planted by streams of water,which yield their fruit in its season,    and their leaves doContinue reading “Fork in the Road”

Kindness from the Listening Ear

3 Don’t be jealous or proud, but be humble and consider others more important than yourselves. (Philippians 2:3, Contemporary English Version). I have made it no secret that I love TED talks. I decided on this particular TED talk because I have been talking about kindness for the past week or so and this particular TEDContinue reading “Kindness from the Listening Ear”

First Day of Prayer

6 Don’t be anxious about anything; rather, bring up all of your requests to God in your prayers and petitions, along with giving thanks. (Philippians 4:6, Common English Bible) Young Timmy had reached school age, and his mother worked very hard to make him enthusiastic about the idea of school. She bought him new clothes. SheContinue reading “First Day of Prayer”

The Lollipop Moment

28 One of the legal experts heard their dispute and saw how well Jesus answered them. He came over and asked him, “Which commandment is the most important of all?” 29 Jesus replied, “The most important one is Israel, listen! Our God is the one Lord, 30 and you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, with allContinue reading “The Lollipop Moment”

The Joke is on Me

“Lo, God will not reject a man of integrity,Nor will He support the evildoers.21 “He will yet fill your mouth with laughterAnd your lips with shouting. (Job 8:20-21, New Revised Standard Version) I thought we might do something different today. Instead of our regular post, today that we might be able to share some humor. It has been something a toughContinue reading “The Joke is on Me”

Seeing Jesus Part 1

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me (John 14:6, English Standard Version) I have always enjoyed pictures of Jesus. The picture above is a particular favorite. It is a favorite because I remember it hanging in our house whenContinue reading “Seeing Jesus Part 1”