Where’s the Rain?

"God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it." (1 Corinthians 10:13, NASB)Two days ago, I was enjoying some of the sights in the city...

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Embracing What Our Heavenly Father Does for Us: The Mission, Introduction and Radical Grace From the Book of Romans (11:7-8)

Too often our focus is on doing something for God. If we don't let the Holy Spirit guide us, however, we may be knocking on the wrong door. Remember Israel? "Well, when Israel tried to be right with God on her own, pursuing her own self-interest, she didn't succeed."...

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Was That YOU, Lord?

Matthew 25:42,45 "For I was an hungred, and ye gave me no meat: I was thirsty and ye gave me no drink. Then shall he answer them saying, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye did it not to one of the least of these, ye did it not to me." (KJV)Homelessness and people...

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Puddled by Puddles…

Spring showers caused them to pop up everywhere.My maternal grandmother called them mud puddles, and she knew all about them. Living in the flatlands of South Carolina, I saw them after spring and summer rains. Water settled in roadside ditches, fields, potholes in...

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Give Us This Day

"Those who know your name trust in you, for you, LORD, have never forsaken those who seek you." Psalm 9:10 NIV The last few months have given me a lot of trouble with my transportation. First my old car finally became so rusted out that I had to trade it in and buy a...

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