The Break Up

Philippians 2:2-4 "complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3 Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. 4 Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others." "Happy Tuesday!" I say that to you tongue in...

Unexpected…Rest?

“Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him;fret not yourself over the one who prospers in his way,over the man who carries out evil devices!” Psalm 3:37 “Be still,” that has a marked connotation at this moment. Last week I was talking about how I had been running to do the next right thing for so long that I didn’t notice I was completely run ragged. I needed my Sabbath....

Reflecting on Now and Then

Exodus 20:8-9, 11“Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy. 9 Six days you shall labor, and do all your work, 11 For in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day. Therefore the Lord blessed the Sabbath day and made it holy. This has been a tough week and I’m not sure why. Have you ever had one...

Grimace: It’s Supper Time

Psalms 23:5a “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.” When I read this passage in the past, I kind of skipped over the part, “you prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies.” I wonder why Heavenly Dad added that (just letting my mind meander). This time when I read it my mind went to,”Wow! That would...