Being a Peacemaker

In the New Testament Jesus tells us that God blesses peace making people but Jesus never said it was easy. “Mom he’s picking on me!” Is one of the most common phrases around every family, (including ours) because it is easier to blame someone for our problems than to make peace with them. Sadly, jumpingContinue reading “Being a Peacemaker”

Taking Time Each Morning

Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures throughout all generations. [The Lord is faithful in all his words and kind in all his works.] Psalm 145:13 ESV Each morning I wake upBefore I put on my makeupI say a little prayer for youAretha Franklin While of course we know Aretha Franklin wasn’tContinue reading “Taking Time Each Morning”

An Answer in the Morning

And he said to them, “Do you not understand this parable? How then will you understand all the parables?  Mark 4:13 ESV When I as a teenager we used to sing the Andre Crouch song, “Jesus is the Answer” with great abandon and joy. We were super confident that life was now simple and our challengesContinue reading “An Answer in the Morning”