Till We Come to the Cross

Am I ready for Jesus no matter the cost? Do I sit silent in shadows while people are lost? Will He guide every step when my boat is tossed? Can I lean on His arm till we come to the cross?

Family Reunion

It’s one thing to prepare for a family reunion and quite another to have them move in permanently. For a week or maybe even a month we can tolerate a certain amount of disorder to our daily schedule. Though we do love sharing a part of our lives we also look forward to realigning our…

Wallpaper Removal and A New Creation

Recently my wife and I tackled a small project in our bathroom. The wallpaper having been around since the Reagan presidency had earned a well deserved retirement. My past experiences with wallpaper involved buckets of vinegar and water followed by hours of frustration and scraping. In this modern age I was advised of new and…

Safely Through the Storm

I loved the sounds of rain Small drops sliding down the glass With the branches flying wild And the splash as people passed Dreary days meant mugs of soup And my mother’s sheltering arms Tiny glimpses from my childhood At a table safe and warm Now the memory reminds me Of another suppertime When our…

Poured Out

I am poured out like water and all my bones are out of joint. My heart is like wax it is melted in the midst of my bowels. Psalm 22:14 KJV When we are singing “It is well with my soul” we should always remember the price of what we are singing about. As a…