8th Christmas Gift

Eighth Gift of Christmas – Rest In all the hurry towards Christmas, it is easy for us to forget to rest for a moment at the manger. But He patiently lingered the unhurried nine months in the waiting room of Mary’s womb. Shepherds were the first to know as they rested with their flocks. Then Jesus was born…

The Promise

“When you choose to look beyond the horizon: the sky’s the limit” Gail McWilliams God’s promise of mercy is greater than our ability to receive it. My greatest encouragement today is that God is on my side. When I feel hopelessness trying to surround me like a fog I am snatched away from the cliff…

God’s Most Dangerous Weapon

No bullet proof vest can stop its penetration No nuclear blast can melt its foundation No government or law can abort its operation It is a flood that tears away any wall of separation Like the lightning that strikes without hesitation A guided missile that speeds to the enemy’s position   So potent a composition that can not be diluted…

A Table in the Wilderness

Can God prepare a table in the wilderness? Psalm 78:19

Our friends the squirrels seem to think so!

Seedtime and Harvest

 But he who received seed on the good ground is he who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and produces: some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.” Matthew 13:23 The farmer waits all through the year for harvest. He prepares the soil, plants the seed, and then he waits and hopes for rain…