On to Dawn!

Sometimes we say that every cloud has a silver lining and in every trial there is a blessing. But the deeper truth is that our trials lead us desperate dependence on Him. Like the woman grasping for the hem of the robe of Jesus we feel forgotten and abandoned, but God has been with us…

Again I Say Rejoice

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say rejoice Philippians 4:4  While Paul was writing from a Roman prison with guards chained to him on either side, my life’s problems pale in comparison. Yet Paul’s kind of rejoicing is a hard lesson for me to learn. Yes, things are not all that bad. We…

Rejoice!

This is the day the Lord has made; We will rejoice and be glad in it. Psalms 118:24 God gave us today and no matter how things seem He has promised that it is for our good. We cannot choose a different day than the one we have.  Our choice is to reject or rejoice….

Reasonable Rejoicing

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, rejoice.  Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand Philippians 4:4-5 It may have seemed odd to the first readers of the scroll recently sent by Paul from his prison cell in Rome to the Macedonian church. He was chained to a…