Abba Father

"Because those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. For you did not receive a spirit that makes you a slave again to fear, but you received the Spirit of sonship. And by him we cry, "Abba, Father." The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are...

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The Challenge

Genesis 40: 14;23 "But when all goes well with you, remember me and show me kindness; mention me to Pharaoh and get me out of this prison. The chief cupbearer, however, did not remember Joseph; he forgot him." NIVI had wanted a horse ever since I was a child and now I...

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Climbing Life’s Logs

2 Corinthians 5:7 That is why we live by believing and not by seeing. (NLT)When I looked at the logs ascending the side of the mountain, I almost got back in the car. My youngest brother was getting married, and my middle brother, my daughter and I had planned a...

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Big God, Little Stones

And when the Philistine looked and saw David, he disdained him, for he was but a youth, ruddy and handsome in appearance. 1 Samuel 17:42Goliath dismissed David because he was a mere youth; Goliath made a big mistake.New Castle, Pennsylvania's Jerry Brown Jr. Dismissed...

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He Saw Me Crying

“I’m okay, honey,” I said to my seven-year old son, Jason as I pressed a piece of ice on my forehead.“Are you crying?” he asked.I brushed a tear off my cheek and nodded, but my heart ached. How can I tell these little ones that their mommy was going blind? Will that...

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Heaven’s Cure-All

Matthew 11:28 "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." (NIV)It was spring in the upper end of the County, and hundreds of people were gathered in our small town for the annual Relay For Life event. Food, vendors, entertainment, but...

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