No Justice No Peace?

And Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.” And they cast lots to divide his garments. Luke 23:34 ESV I was struck by two events today: one great – the other terribly sad. First the great! Our church re-opened after 6 months: Yay!! Pastor Johnny Scott came in after an awesome worship service and…

High Places

God the Lord is my strength, He makes my feet like the deer’s, He makes me tread on my high places. Habakkuk 3:19 ESV Maybe you’ve never read the book of Habakkuk or know only this final verse from a wall plaque you saw somewhere. But when life seems stressed and uncertain facing the Corona…

Listening or Hearing?

Then Jesus six days before the Passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead.There they made him a supper; and Martha served: but Lazarus was one of them that sat at the table with him.Then took Mary a pound of ointment of spikenard, very costly, and…

God’s Narrow Way

For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few. Matthew 7:14 ESV It little counts how smooth the road That leads the wrong direction Or the beauty of the view from there If it is a distraction From following those nail scarred feet…

Listen Twice

When I’m in trouble Or in need Help me to follow Your decree To listen twice Before I speak And wait awhile Before I freak And in that quiet Grace to rest See in your cross That You know best Listen Twice by Peter Caligiuri © 2020 All rights reserved