Living just east of Crazy

Close Your Eyes, Say a Prayer, and Kick It

I truly love how many life-changing lessons from God are brought home in the simplest of situations. Recently one such situation was related to me from my younger sister. Her son is playing soccer for the first time this year. Being a natural athlete, he took to this sport with his usual grace and ease. […]

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Hope in the midst of consequences.

Lamentations 3:22-26  22 Through the LORD’s mercies we are not consumed, Because His compassions fail not.  23 They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness.  24 "The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I hope in Him!"  25 The LORD is good to those who wait for Him, To the soul who […]

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Morning Reflection – This is how the Christian grows.

Isaiah 28:9-10  9 ” Whom will he teach knowledge? And whom will he make to understand the message? Those just weaned from milk? Those just drawn from the breasts?  10 For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept, Line upon line, line upon line, Here a little, there a little.”   “How do I […]

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Morning Reflection – Knowledge – Discovering God through the scriptures

Hebrews 4:2 For indeed the gospel was preached to us as well as to them; but the word which they heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard it. Knowledge is important. Studying the scriptures are important – and even commanded. However, knowledge cannot produce spiritual maturity, wisdom, or […]

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