God Still Has a Job For Us To Do

I Confess that this election has been tough to deal with, but moping isn’t going to help much and as I’ve been praying, God comforted my heart with four things from Matthew’s gospel. Then he got into the boat and His disciples followed him. Matthew 8:23. Jesus is still in my boat! As the disciples…

The Cardinal’s Tune

Lord this world seems so big And I’m here so small And to this song that you gave me No one’s listening at all But when I looked out the door To a tree down my street I saw one red cardinal At the top take his seat And with all of his might He…

Becoming a Water Walker

He said, “Come.” So Peter got out of the boat and walked on the water and came to Jesus. Matthew 14:29 ESV When I first became a Christian, I was baptized in a swimming pool behind the church. That might seem strange for some people, but in Arizona having a church pool was not strange at all because…

Questions From a Writer’s Journal

I find as I grow older that I still don’t know the answers to the questions that I had when I was younger but am more at peace with not knowing. But I am discovering along the way that the Holy Spirit is helping me to begin asking some of the right questions. I thought…

A Little Firefly

 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. Matthew 5:15 KJV One of my favorite old time songs from church is “This Little Light of Mine. It reminds me of a night when our boys were small, and we lived in…

A Little Daffodil

A little yellow daffodil Was born one April day And with a smile poked out her head And shouted, “Spring! Hooray!” I’ve come to open up my blooms No time to waste or hide And Then I have to grow my leaves And stretch roots on every side But when the sun was called to…