It’s About Grace

I didn’t want to miss but they say, “If you are sick stay home.” So I did. I didn’t feel that bad but on Thursday I started coughing. On Friday I called my doctor. I have an allergy history and she said she thought it to be allergies. I agreed. Since she thought it wasContinue reading “It’s About Grace”

Out of Many, One

3 For by the grace given to me, I tell everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he should think. Instead, think sensibly, as God has distributed a measure of faith to each one. 4 Now as we have many parts in one body, and all the parts do not have the same function, 5 in the same way weContinue reading “Out of Many, One”

PRAY-Teach-Learn

12 Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. 2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s willContinue reading “PRAY-Teach-Learn”

the Parable of Broken Computers

26 The disciples were even more amazed, and said to each other, “Who then can be saved?” 27 Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.” (Mark 10:26-27 New International Version). It was about 18 months ago. I bought a new laptop. I was stillContinue reading “the Parable of Broken Computers”

Five for Friday: Life Lessons

This Week on Five for Friday When Your Favorite Team CheatsI Wish I Had KnownWhat Do You Stand For?KINDNESS IS MANY THINGS… RANDOM ISN’T ONEAfter 103 Birthdays When Your Favorite Team Cheats 13 Don’t have two different types of money weights in your bag, a heavy one and a light one. 14 Don’t have two different types ofContinue reading “Five for Friday: Life Lessons”

TED Thursday: Pritchard’s Passion

42 I was hungry and you didn’t give me food to eat. I was thirsty and you didn’t give me anything to drink…. …44 “Then they will reply, ‘Lord, when did we see you hungry or thirsty or a stranger or naked or sick or in prison and didn’t do anything to help you?… …45 Then he willContinue reading “TED Thursday: Pritchard’s Passion”

The Ancestors of our Faith Ancestors

As with every day until Friday, today is the first installment of Wednesday with the Wesley’s. Each week we will be looking at John and Charles Wesley, their work, members of their family and probably some of their contemporaries. Have you ever done any genealogical work? Researching your family tree. I have done a fairContinue reading “The Ancestors of our Faith Ancestors”

David’s Enemies of God

16 Protect me, God, because I take refuge in you.2 I say to the Lord, “You are my Lord.    Apart from you, I have nothing good.”3 Now as for the “holy ones” in the land,    the “magnificent ones” that I was so happy about;4     let their suffering increase because        they hurried after a different god.I won’t participate in their blood offerings;    I won’t letContinue reading “David’s Enemies of God”

Whose Prayer Should God Answer?

13 How long will you forget me, Lord? Forever?    How long will you hide your face from me?2 How long will I be left to my own wits,    agony filling my heart? Daily?How long will my enemy keep defeating me? 3 Look at me!    Answer me, Lord my God!Restore sight to my eyes!    Otherwise, I’ll sleep the sleep of death,4         and my enemy will say, “IContinue reading “Whose Prayer Should God Answer?”

We’re Better Together

We all are familiar with the old cliché, that speaks of best laid plans. Last week when I announced Thursday my plans to change the structure of my blog. Friday and Saturday went great. I had the Friday Five and a few spares too. Friday I got Saturday’s song written, including the guitar chords. ThenContinue reading “We’re Better Together”