Being Held, Being Secure

Being Held, Being Secure All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will by no means cast out.  John 6:37   Being insecure is like sipping sulfuric acid from a teacup.  What we drink in is corrosive and harmful, when we think it is ok. Continue reading “Being Held, Being Secure”

A Mother’s Love- A Father’s Strength

A Mother’s Love –A Father’s Strength “I will comfort you there    like a mother    comforting her child.”  Isaiah 66:13   Communicating your motives and intentions to someone who is at odds with you is not always easy.  When people form opinions and attitudes and it can be very difficult for us to work through them. Continue reading “A Mother’s Love- A Father’s Strength”

A Funny Cartoon (Which Makes Some Sense)

Very funny, but when I first saw it, I felt convicted.  I remembered the many times that I was a jerk about my faith, and very annoying to many.  I don’t want to get self-critical (that is spiritual quicksand) but I’m blessed to know all my sins have been forgiven, and my “good works” areContinue reading “A Funny Cartoon (Which Makes Some Sense)”

Blessings for a Blessed Person

Too often we forget the wonderful blessings that are already ours.  The most precious things are the intangibles.  A child’s hugs and a husband at peace are just a few we can count as ours.   “Surely you have granted him eternal blessings        and made him glad with the joy of your presence.”  Ps.Continue reading “Blessings for a Blessed Person”