The Encouraging Power of Prayer

One effective way to be an encouragement to others is to pray for them. There is nothing dearest to my heart to hear someone caring enough for me to take the time to pray on my behalf. I feel covered by an invisible shield of God's protection. I am so thankful for...

read more

The Lily and Her Bee

Song 2:2 "Like a lily among thorns is my darling among the maidens." NIV"She is so gorgeous! Her swaying in the breeze is so delicate! Her white petals shine so brightly! She is the flower of my life," the bee thought, humming happily by.As the bee continued to hum by...

read more

Let Us Be Doers of the Word

James 1:22 "But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves." NKJVLast Sunday God talked to me in an amazing way. I had ordered an audio CD about a terrific sermon two weeks before, only to discover that instead of having just 1 sound track, it...

read more

Our Melody

Today I was awakened by the soft sweet voice of our Lord, encouraging me to get up and go for a power walk with Him. As I stepped outside of my house in the country, I was overwhelmed by the beauty of the many birds singing praises to the Lord. Then, all of a sudden,...

read more

The Reluctant Fire

Last weekend my family and I went camping near a beautiful lake. In fact, our trailer was right at the top of a rise, overlooking the beach and the surrounding lake below. It was beautiful. But my kids didn't really seem to appreciate the beauty. For them, the only...

read more

Rob Chaffart