Sunny Day

It’s always a sunny day but sometimes it’s simply that the sun is hidden behind the trees. Lately this has been our life as we are journeying through cancer treatments together, struggles with weariness and experiencing the faithfulness of God in all things. Thankfully He is more than patient with my petty complaining and more…

Unlimited Mercy

One of the great questions I have sometimes is not whether God would really forgive me because of the sacrifice of Christ on the cross. I accept this by faith without fully understanding because the Bible tells me so. What puzzles me more is why an infinitely pure holy and powerful God would care to…

Glorious Mystery

Originally posted on New Beginnings:
Day 9    of 31 Days of Hope To whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles; which is Christ in you, the hope of glory   Colossians 1:27  KJV One of the great religious mysteries of modern times is the unraveling of…

Who is Welcome?

I posted on Facebook yesterday what I thought was a pretty innocuous thought about unity in the church. Wow I was dismayed and surprised to see the “controversy this stirred up! My hope is that if we each ask ourselves this one simple question and be willing to take personal responsibility to reach out that…

31 Days of Hope – Day Two

Originally posted on New Beginnings:
The Road to Hope For in this hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what he sees?    Romans 8:24     In the town where I spent my teen-aged years there is a hill we called Mount Pleasant. On most days it…