My Winter Garden

Queen Lily she is resting Underneath her frozen bed While sister Iris covered in snow Shakes her sleepy head The daffodils start snoring While the tulips pray for Spring And Rose patiently puts on her robe of ice Till the robin flies home on May’s wings And the Father of Gardens smiles lovingly down Through…

Christmas Mercy

Through the tender mercy of our God, with which the Dayspring from on high has visited us;┬áLuke 1:78 The Critic sees a people overlooking their good to focus on their sins The Romantic sees people overlooking their sins to see their good God sees people and sends His son to die for their sins and…

Our Greatest Need

Sometimes my biggest problem has been that I have assumed God was just like me only bigger and more powerful. But Jesus shows us time and again that God is nothing like us. He is never tired but He rests. He is never wrong but always humble. He is older than the earth but new…

With All Your Heart

I have discovered over the years that God has so changed my heart that my heart has changed my prayers.

Waiting to Bloom

Wait on the Lord ; Be of good courage, And He shall strengthen your heart; Wait, I say, on the Lord ! Psalms 27:14 Waiting for God is in some ways like waiting for a flower to bloom. The promise of it’s full beauty is wrapped tightly in a tiny bud. If we pry it…