The Fire and the Whisper of God

…And behold, the Lord passed by, and a great and strong wind tore the mountains and broke in pieces the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. And after the wind an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. And after the earthquake a fire, but the Lord was…

Listening to God

The Lord came and stood there, calling as at the other times, “Samuel! Samuel!” Then Samuel said, “Speak, for your servant is listening.” 1 Samuel 3:10 During long hot Summer days, one of my favorite places to sit is on a rock in the middle of a stream. Hearing is such a strange thing when seated…

The Power of Grace

The greatest beauty of the stream is only fully seen when it yields itself to the pull of gravity down and over the rocks. In the same way the power of God’s grace is always present yet it waits for the moment when we yield our hearts to His power!  And he arose and came…

There is a River

There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy place where the Most High dwells Psalm 46:4 In the struggles and trials God’s river keeps flowing – ever faithful!

Winter Woods

That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither— whatever they do prospers Psalm 1:3                 They are like an army of children marching down to the stream to see who can first get their toes in the cold water!