The Prayer Warrior

I cannot pray "OUR" if my faith has no room for others and their need.I cannot pray "FATHER" if I do not demonstrate this relationship to God in my daily living.I cannot pray "WHO ART IN HEAVEN" if all my interests and pursuits are in earthly things.I cannot pray...

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The Power of Prayer

My first child was born perfectly healthy. As any mother-to-be, I worried constantly that he wouldn't. By the Grace of God my father had eleven healthy grandchildren. Throughout my pregnancy I was thinking that it had to start somewhere. I would probably be the one to...

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Storms of Life

The following quote comes from Kim Sherer:"One night while my young son, Ryan, was sleeping, a storm began brewing outside. After a loud clap of thunder, I heard him wake up so I headed toward his room to comfort him. He asked me to stay with him until he fell asleep....

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Those Old Bony Knees

Sweeping meadows, covered bridges, fields of tall corn and a rambling old farmhouse. That is how I remember my childhood summers. Every summer I would visit my grandparents in southern Illinois. I would spend at least a month there in the countryside surrounded by...

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Travelling on Your Knees

Last night I took a journeyTo a land across the seas.I didn't go by ship or planeI traveled on my knees. I saw so many people thereIn bondage to their sin,And Jesus told me I should go,That there were souls to win. But I said "Jesus, I can't goTo lands across the...

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Tornado Warnings

Living in Texas, we get some very severe weather, and over the last few days have had several tornado warnings. We were driving home yesterday when a bulletin came on the radio. Another tornado warning was in effect. Shortly after, we took a wrong turn, and had to...

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