Ears

Ears Only ears can hear That’s just the way God made us If ears could see or hear They’d certainly betray us   But when God fashioned ears Those humble awkward things That flop about and wiggle On little inner springs   He made a way to tell us How much we’d been forgiven And…

Don’t Be a Know It All!

As I have gotten older my hearing has dimmed just a bit. When I am in a crowd or at a party sometimes all the talking sounds like the tide roaring in at the beach and I find myself  tuning out of conversations while I politely smile and nod. A more serious problem with growing…

Listening to the Question

Did you ever notice that people weren’t afraid to ask Jesus questions. Both his friends and enemies felt free to ask. Even though people sometimes didn’t much like the answers they were willing to ask because Jesus was always ready to listen. In nursing home ministry I am learning that the real ministry of change…

The God Who Hears

I sought the Lord and He heard me and delivered me from all my fears Psalm 34:4 In my imagination I sometimes wonder just how soundly asleep Jesus really was during the storm at sea. I have thought that perhaps he was more aware of the circumstances than the disciples knew. Perhaps as He climbed…

Somebody is listening

With all the fire and fury pouring out from both sides about the election it might be time to remember that somebody is listening! What do we want to pass on to the next generation? James 1:19 … Everyone should be quick to listen slow to speak & slow to become angry      …