Faithful Witnesses

But you shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be witnesses to Me in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.” Acts 1:8 I often long to peer over God’s shoulders to see what destinations lie ahead on the map of…

God in Hiding

And I will wait upon the Lord , that hideth his face from the house of Jacob, and I will look for him. Isaiah 8:17 KJV As I drove up the road this week I was greeted by a mother deer with two fawns. They lingered just long enough for me to snap a few…

All things

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. Romans 8:28 This was a bad week for us from our small perspective. One close friend died and we got news that another couple we loved were getting a divorce….

The Road that Leads Home

And he arose and came to his father. But while he was still a long way off, his father saw him and felt compassion, and ran and embraced him and kissed him.  Luke 15:20 ESV Jesus told this story not just to eulogize one father long ago but to explain how God is looking for us today. Imagine…

Finishing the Race

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race,I have kept the faith 2 Timothy 4:7 No medal winner can receive the prize simply for having run. Being able to run faster will only be of value if the race has been run all the way to the finish line. My high school coach…