God’s Plan for Marriage

Originally posted on My Cammino:
The topic of marriage cropped up at a neighborhood dinner this past Christmas, after they learned that Hubby and I have been happily married 43 years. “What’s your secret?” they asked with both incredulity and admiration. But one middle-aged couple stated, “We see no point in getting married. And besides,”…

Until That Day!

For the which cause I also suffer these things: nevertheless I am not ashamed: for I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day 2 Timothy 1:12 KJV In this letter, Paul wrote to his dearest friend on earth,…

To Simplest Hearts

Not long ago Beverly of the blog, Becoming the Oil and Wine, shared the Jamaican proverb, “wise man rides donkey”. I was struck by that wonderful way of telling us how the wisdom of simplicity is best. This morning I was thinking that God also must like this proverb because he chose simple donkeys like…

Resting in the Arms of God

Likewise the Spirit helps us in our weakness. For we do not know what to pray for as we ought, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groanings too deep for words.Romans 8:26 ESV “Everything is going to be alright. God’s got this.” and, “He works everything for good.” Are all great sounding Christian…

How Can Faith Grow?

How can faith beLike a bird in the airWho wings without worryAnd rests in God’s care?Or the faith of the woman Who was caught in her sinAnd just silently waitedTo find He won’t condemnOr the faith on the seasAs Christ slept in the stormTill they cried out in fearShouting “Save us from harm!”Then he rose…