Thankfulness Challenge 2

We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly[a] mentioning you in our prayers, remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ  1 Thessalonians 1:2-3 “What exactly do you love about me?” my wife sometimes asks me. She…

He Gave Thanks

The screen door banged and feet shuffled in at our back door on summer afternoons. The occasion was the silent call of the delicious aroma of Mom’s homemade bread! One by one my friends and I waited in line as Mom cut open the first loaf and slid butter across it as she handed us…

Memories and Mountains

As the mountains surround Jerusalem so the Lord surrounds His people, from this time forth and forevermore. Psalm 125:2 Because it is so easy for us to forget his faithfulness God puts His reminders all around us. He sees we are quick to remember our difficulties and slow to count our blessings. So in His…

He Gave Thanks

Paul tells us in Philippians … we are to be anxious for nothing but in everything by prayer and petition WITH THANKSGIVING. to make our requests.. Philippians 4:6 There are so many things we are asking God for today. We ask for His help with temptations, difficulties, emergencies and financial needs; yet how often as we…