The Why

Isaiah 55:8 "For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the LORD." NIVWarning: Some of the thoughts in this devotional may come as a shock to readers, parental guidance suggested.We took this middle aged dog in, whom for the...

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When God Moves His Hand

Dad taught me to ride a bike. I don't specifically remember it, but I know he either held the bike and ran beside me or gave me a push. I know because that's normal "teach a kid to ride a bike" behavior. And like most kids, I probably fell a few times before getting...

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We Are Adrift

Psalm 119:10 - I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. (NIV)You would think, after owning a boat for the past five years, that some things would become automatic, such as checking that the rope is secured to the anchor. Well, apparently...

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God Moment

Romans 8:28 – And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them. (NLT)We all have them at some stage in our lives — situations that have the potential to test our faith. Many...

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Sober Thinking

We were on our way to eat South Carolina Low Country barbecue, hash and rice when he pulled out in front of us and began driving erratically. The driver swerved from side to side, barely missing several head-on collisions. Several episodes of veering off the road made...

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