“You PRAY. I will LISTEN.”

I am the first to admit that listening is not my natural gift. I have to work hard at it, a lot!  Perhaps that is why the short and sweet verse of Jeremiah 29:12 comforts me so.  Jeremiah 29:11 may consistently top the list of pillows, graphics, and cards, but read on for the promise … Read more

Happy Sunday!

“Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, forever and ever. Amen.” Ephesians 3:20-21

A Sliver of Hope

This morning I opened the drapes to a moody, dark sky.  The rain overshadowed the sunrise – at first.  Then I saw it.  A bare sliver of bright white rested on top of the water, its full glory hidden by heavy clouds as it peeked through with a promise that today would be a day … Read more

Happy Sunday!

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9

Happy Sunday!

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading, kept in heaven for you,  who by God’s power are being guarded through faith for a salvation ready to … Read more