Mary, Martha, and Me

James 1:22 “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.” Hmmmmmmmm—I sit quietly and listen to the whirl of the fan and sip my coffee. The nonstop running phase has begun again and I take a moment to be silent and spend time with Heavenly Dad. It’s like He has a chair pulled out at the table, my coffee is hot with swirling steam, as He waits for me to...

“And the Star is ____!”

 SHHHHHHHH… Do you hear it? Wait for iiiiiiiit. That’s what I’ve been taught anyway, when it comes to listening to God. One thing I appreciate most about the way I grew up is how it was stressed that Jesus lives in me. He wasn’t just in my “heart“. Somehow through all of the doctrinal “rights and wrongs” they impressed on me that I was never alone. I’m not sure if the...