Strength for The Journey

And the angel of the Lord came back the second time, and touched him, and said, “Arise and eat, because the journey is too great for you.”           I Kings 19:7 Elijah was on a journey and like we who are facing the beginning of a new year, he only knew where…

Facing the New Year

“He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the churches. To him who overcomes I will give to eat from the tree of life, which is in the midst of the Paradise of God.”’ Revelation 2:7 In  few short days we will be at the edge of 2015. The New…

This is the Day

This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 When we look back through the Bible at the history of God’s dealing with man we see not just words and stories but a collection of days which all are leading us to today. here are…

Christmas long ago

 The year was 1974 and we had been married just a little over a year. We had a small baby and a tiny 3rd floor apartment. Yes I had a job but we had not a dollar to spare. There was no Christmas tree, there were no presents. We had no special meal prepared and…