Sunflowers over the city

Therefore if anyone is in Christ he is a new creation. The old has passed away behold the new has come.  2 Corinthians 5:17 God promises to make of us a new creation. He is not in the business of changing the world around us but in placing us in the same old place to…

His House is in the Village Though

Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow                      Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening by Robert Frost     I have always…

Yet in thy dark streets shineth

The Thanksgiving snow still falling makes me think of Christmas! When men say they love “God’s Country” they usually speak of open spaces, mountains and prairies. But when God so loved the world that He sent Jesus, He came to where God’s country truly is: Dark city streets where He could shine! The people who…

Change of Perspective

And after he had taken leave of them,he went up on the mountain to pray. 47 And when evening came, the boat was out on the sea, and he was alone on the land. 48 And he saw that they were making headway painfully, for the wind was against them… Mark 6:46 Until we can see beyond…

A City on a Hill

“You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Matthew 5:14     Many years ago our company worked for a powerful man who was a wealthy New York developer. He had a multi-million dollar mansion near the Hudson river,  replete with security cameras, armed guards and…