Messy Grace

Originally posted on He Said What?!:
Last Friday when I went into Aaron’s room to wake him up and get him going for the day, I knew that something was off.? Sure enough, Aaron’s bed was soaked.? He had a seizure the day before, but I hadn’t heard one that previous night, so maybe he…

God’s Plan for Marriage

Originally posted on My Cammino:
The topic of marriage cropped up at a neighborhood dinner this past Christmas, after they learned that Hubby and I have been happily married 43 years. “What’s your secret?” they asked with both incredulity and admiration. But one middle-aged couple stated, “We see no point in getting married. And besides,”…

This is Going to Hurt!

For the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and chastises every son whom he receives. Hebrews 12:7 ESV Maybe the phrase, “This is going to hurt me more than it’s going to hurt you!” is imprinted indelibly in my memory, because it always preceded several well aimed smacks on my behind. It was not that I…

Reserving a Table

Then the Lord will be your delight. I will give you great honor and satisfy you with the inheritance I promised to your ancestor Jacob. I, the Lord, have spoken!”          Isaiah 58:14 ESV It is a precious part of our inheritance as Christians, to pass on to our children the blessings of Sabbath. So, we…

The Prayer Investment

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. In this is all the law and the prophets. Matthew 7:12 Most of us have learned and pay at least lip service to the golden rule. Maybe a parent quoted this one day when we were tussling over a toy with our brothers or…