A New Journey Begins

God could give us silver or gold. He could make us famous, talented or politically powerful. But instead He gave us His word. Jesus was the Word made flesh and at His birth the Bible tells us that Mary treasured up all these things in her heart. Why not follow her example this year and…

He is Knocking – Part Two

There is a New Year ahead with all kinds of new opportunities, challenge and trials looming on our horizons. In the last post we looked at the amazing hope that Jesus still comes to our doors, no matter how cold our hearts have grown. Greeting Him at the door must be our choice and He…

He Is Knocking – Part 1

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore, and repent.Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear my voice, and open the door, I will come in to him, and will sup with him, and he with me. Revelation 3:19-20 KJV This verse wasn’t written just for…

Through the Waters

When I was on the worship team some years back one of my favorite songs talked about God being in our lives through every season. I loved the easy flow of the melody and its lyrics conjured up images of God accompanying me on a river cruise. Together we would slide by the scenery of…

Rose of Bethlehem

This is one of my favorite Christmas songs to sing as well as to listen to. Though I do not know much behind the composition of the song by Lowell Alexander, nobody I have heard sings the song like Nicol (Smith) Sponberg on the original release from Selah 2002.Christmas blessings to you as you listen!