Our Comforting God

Do you ever wonder while passing through a night of tears what good could ever come of it? Does it seem that just when you had hopes things would get better – another crisis appeared? Why would a loving God purposely allow us to suffer? I can still remember going to church, the first Sunday…

Never too late to Leave a Legacy

“If we knew how great the grandkids would be we’d have had them first!” some people say. For a parent exhausted and discouraged by years of struggling with just getting it right for a day, even one hour of grandparenting can feel lile the balm of Gilead! What can be more refreshing than pushing your…

It is Well with My Soul

With yet another sad and violent event to contend with in America our greatest hope and only refuge is the Lord Jesus Christ. Only He can comfort. Only He can guide. Only he knows the path that lies ahead. I found this hymn to be a great comfort and encouragement to me tonight. I pray…

Places where I’ve Been

I have not been to Israel To touch its Holy sites Nor to the Sea of Galilee Where You taught your disciples But Your voice that calmed a storm Has spoken in my mind And Your hands that healed the sick Have gently taken mine And the Lord of all the earth Has walked with…

Our Great Comforter

Blessed are those who mourn, For they shall be comforted Matthew 5:4 NKJV Frustration, a sense of failure, and helplessness conspired together this morning till tears flowed briefly down my face. Then God reminded me that my walk with Him is always and only by faith. To draw nearer we each must step outside the…