Into The Deep

Into The Deep Monday, May 10, 2019 Verse for the Week: Luke 5:4-5, “When he had finished speaking, he said to Simon, “Put out into deep water, and let down the nets for a catch.” Simon answered, “Master, we’ve worked hard all night and haven’t caught anything. But because you...

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Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement  Monday, May 3, 2019 Verse for the Week: Ephesians 5:15-16, “Be very careful, then, how you live—not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil.” Our scripture isn’t shy about calling us to the carpet of personal responsibility. Be...

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Things Considered

Things Considered  January 7, 2019 Verse for the Week: Ephesians 5:13; “But everything exposed by the light becomes visible—and everything that is illuminated becomes light.” Exposure is uncomfortable. Possibly even terrifying to the point of calculated avoidance. To expose or be exposed involves uncovering something concealed or hidden.  Contrary to our...

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Little Things In Love

Little Things In Love  November 19, 2018 Verse for the Week: 1 Corinthians 13:4-5; “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record...

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The Great Escape

The Great Escape November 12, 2018 Verse for the Week: Revelation 21:4; “He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away. Pain. Pain is all around us. It is present...

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Let The Weeds Do Their Work

Let The Weeds Do Their Work October 15, 2018 Verse for the Week: Romans 15:4; “For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.” Beautiful gardens don’t grow...

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Meet Me In The Valley

Meet Me In The Valley October 8, 2018 Verse for the Week: Ezekiel 37:3, He asked me, “Son of man, can these bones live?” I said, “Sovereign LORD, you alone know.” Have you ever asked God, “Why did you bring me here?” It’s a loaded question, isn’t it? Perhaps you...

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Under The Tutelage Of Testing

Under The Tutelage of Testing  September 24, 2018 Verse for the Week: Genesis 22:14; “So Abraham called that place The LORD Will Provide. And to this day it is said, “On the mountain of the LORD it will be provided.” Testing… testing… 1, 2, 3! Ugh! Who likes testing? If...

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Eyes Open Wide

Eyes Wide Open  September 17, 2018 Verse for the Week: Acts 4:13 (NLT); “The members of the council were amazed when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, for they could see that they were ordinary men with no special training in the Scriptures. They also recognized them as...

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Master Class In Session

Master Class In Session  September 3, 2018 Verse for the Week: Proverbs 3:1, “Do not forget my teaching, but keep my commands in your heart, for they will prolong your life many years and bring you peace and prosperity.” Good grief. I am glad to have an extra day this...

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