It begins with a 'yes.' That's all. A serene, trusting, courageous yes to God's plan. We don't need to know all the details. We know that God has the ultimate Victory so there is no need to worry. We say 'yes' and wait in anticipation of the wondrous events that will unfold. Maybe sometimes they … Continue reading Nothing is impossible for God
Once upon a time... There were these shepherds watching over their sheep. Things were quiet; it was the middle of the night. And, as shepherds or anyone lucky enough to be out in the midst of a meadow will do, they were marveling at the stars. They looked amazing - too many to even begin … Continue reading Come and See
The third Sunday of Advent (13 December this year) is all about rejoicing! And it's the week we get to light the pink candle! We can see Bethlehem on the horizon. It's there, under that star, the manger where Mary will place her Baby Jesus in those famous "swaddling clothes!" She's a good mama already. … Continue reading Holy Spirit
"All creatures of our God and King, Lift up your voice and with us sing!Alleluia! Alleluia!" Alexa played this song for me this afternoon. I was listening to Gregorian Chant radio on Pandora which 'she' had so effortlessly found for me. I can't get over the fact that I can just say to the empty … Continue reading Sing Praise – the proper response
Wednesday 2 December Matthew 15:29-37 At that time: Jesus walked by the Sea of Galilee, went up on the mountain, and sat down there. Great crowds came to him, having with them the lame, the blind, the deformed, the mute, and many others. They placed them at his feet, and he cured them. The crowds were amazed when they saw…Advent Devotional … Continue reading Advent Devotional Wednesday, 2 December — Joyful Momentum
I heard a song a couple of days ago that I think is perfect for any time, but certainly is timely. It's a Good News message - we are made in the image of God! Imago Dei. No other creature can make that claim. Mainly because they don't have the brain capacity or development to … Continue reading “Beautiful Shades of Love”
A dear friend and sister in Christ has put up a YouTube channel and its inaugural topic is Advent! That holy season begins today! Please click on the link and consider subscribing as a new entry will be posted each week until Christmas. Yours truly is speaking on Hope for this first week! The first … Continue reading Prepare Ye The Way!
"We are afflicted in every way, but not constrained; perplexed, but not driven to despair persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying about in the body the dying of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be manifested in our body. For we who live are constantly being given … Continue reading The Life Of Jesus
Sorry to use the trite breakup phrase but, "It's not you, it's me." I'm aware that there are plenty of good things about Facebook, but I'm also aware of some not so great things, too. For me, the main reason I decided to end this relationship is because it wasn't fostering real relationships with my … Continue reading Why I Left Facebook…(It’s nothing personal)
I have been thinking a lot lately about how I'm supposed to spread the Good News. It's no small question and it's something as a Christian I am instructed to do by none other than our Founder, Jesus Christ. And it's truly about following His example of humility and compassion. My blog is one attempt … Continue reading Rise Up!