A Tiny Seed

And the Lord said, “If you had faith like a grain of mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you.                   Luke 17:6 ESV If you are a little like me, you probably find yourself sometimes praying “Lord please, give me more faith!” When we feel…

What Does He See?

What does God see when He looks at our heart? Does He see a cluttered heart, brimming with activities but with little time for Him? Does He catch us off guard while we are manipulating our situation and those around us to reach our goals. Will He notice a secret sin that we have hidden…

The color of the Flower

But if you do not believe his writings, how will you believe My words?” John 5:47 This Mother’s day Azalea was planted at our friend’s house almost 50 years ago. While it is amazing both in it’s beauty and size, what is also curious is the azalea on the neighbor’s side of the fence. It…

Desert Blooms

The wilderness and the dry land shall be glad; the desert shall rejoice and blossom like the crocus; Isaiah 35:1 ESV It is a beautiful sight when a rose garden gives off its fragrance and is filled with blossoms of many colors. That is what our lives are like when God has poured out His…

Flower Power

The greatest power in the universe can not be discovered in exploding stars, nor in the massive gravitational pull of giant planets. By God’s design the greatest power lies in the beauty of a single bloom. The dark and hidden roots pull water from the soil beneath and feed the bud until it produces a…