Bye-bye for Now

To my Blogging friends Just a short post tonight to say I will be taking an extended leave from blogging. Thanks to those who have responded, encouraged or even just liked one of my photos or daily readings. The response to this site seems to have tailed off to near zero and the time dedicated…

Service With a Smile

Six days before the Passover, Jesus therefore came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. So they gave a dinner for him there. Martha served.  John 12:1 At the first time when Martha had Jesus in her home and she began to complain about her sister Jesus corrected her. Yet Jesus didn’t say, “Stop what…

Serving the Master’s Table

Six days before the Passover, Jesus therefore came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. So they gave a dinner for him there. Martha served.  John 12:1 Mary gets all the good press in most of today’s Bible teaching but we need to remember that Jesus also loved Martha and Lazarus. Lazarus the faithful silent…

Stones To Bread

 For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin Hebrews 4:15 When I have struggled with temptation or when I have encouraged others who are facing a struggle with sin I have often thought of and quoted this…

Tad and Candle

Several years ago I wrote a series of children’s stories about a little lamb named Tad. Tad got into all kinds of trouble but through each story He learned to make friends, trust His shepherd and become a little more grown up. To the Tad stories which I developed for a class of young boys…