Running to the Finish Line

Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God. Hebrews 12:2 KJV As a long distance runner in high school, I learned early on that my…

Bread Upon Waters

When she could hide him no longer, she took for him a basket made of bulrushes and daubed it with bitumen and pitch. She put the child in it and placed it among the reeds by the river bank.  Exodus 2:3-6 Moses’ mother was a woman trapped between two agonizing decisions. If she kept Moses for herself any…

At the Center of the Storm

With lightening striking all around our little home tonight I am reminded of His promise to cover us with His wings. God’s part is to always protect and ours to always trust. We are never more safe than knowing that He is faithful at the center of our storm.

Till We Come to the Cross

Am I ready for Jesus no matter the cost? Do I sit silent in shadows while people are lost? Will He guide every step when my boat is tossed? Can I lean on His arm till we come to the cross?

Winning Over Anxiety

I confess that in spite of my faith and many decades of experience that my biggest battle has been against anxiety. But I give thanks – though not at all for the stress – that during my lowest points I have put down my roots the deepest into my relationship with Jesus. I readily identify…