A Weaned Child

Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child. Psalm 131:2 KJV Rest has gotten such a bad name in our culture that we place our next order at Walmart while we are cooking, check our email during our children’s…

Extraordinary – Amazing Love!

Psalm 103:11 For as high as the heavens are above the earth, so great is his steadfast love toward those who fear him – 17 But the steadfast love of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who fear him, and his righteousness to children’s children, Part of the mystery of God’s love is that His love stretches beyond our horizon. We celebrate,…

Am I Early or Late?

Wait for the Lord. Be strong and let your heart take courage. Yes wait for the Lord. Psalm 27:14 I don’t know about you but waiting is far from my favorite things to do. Yet surprisingly this verse is one of my favorites because it is written as if God could read my mind. (Oh…

Taking the Right Test!

O Lord, how long will you forget me? Forever? How long will you look the other way?  How long must I struggle with anguish in my soul, with sorrow in my heart every day?…….But I trust in your unfailing love. I will rejoice because you have rescued me.  I will sing to the Lord because he is good to me. Psalm…

Come Bless the Lord

Come, bless the Lord, all you servants of the Lord,    who stand by night in the house of the Lord! Psalm 134:1 What can I say about today’s monthly outdoor worship at Sunshine Christian Retirement Village? It was cold (by Florida standards) and we were old! The breezy not quite 60 degree weather had us shivering between hymns – but God showed…