Recipe for Relief

While living in Romania, I would find joy in the morning by sitting on the porch reading God’s Word and watching Gabriel herd his sheep, and goats, down the lane. I would think about Jesus, our gentle Shepherd, and it would bring me peace. We can find ourselves at times in emotional and spiritual struggle … More Recipe for Relief

Grace-led Recovery

Many regular folks view recovery as something for those who have addictions like drugs, alcohol, gambling, gaming, pornography, etc. But do you realize that every human soul has a need for recovery from sin? September is marked as Recovery Month. Those who are a part of a recovery group or involved in working among those … More Grace-led Recovery

Dreamer!

Joseph’s brothers said to one another… Look, here comes the Dreamer now… let’s kill him, and throw him into a pit and we’ll say that some evil beast devoured him; that will take care of him and his dreams! (See Genesis 37:19-20). Envy, rejection, hatred, these all find their place in the human heart. If … More Dreamer!

Overcoming Failure

Because you’ve failed at something does not mean you’re a failure. God designed us to be renewed in every way. Restoration, new beginnings, and finding hope is what our great God is all about. Last evening, I made a big bowl of the best popcorn ever! I decided that instead of supper I’d indulge in … More Overcoming Failure

Grief

Grief of soul demonstrates the great value someone has placed upon a person, place or thing. Anyone who has passed through the dark valley of grief knows what a painful trek it is. Death, divorce or some major loss brings us to this difficult journey. Whether the event was expected or not, it requires diligence … More Grief