Led by the Spirit: Free Fall

photo credit: WanderingtheWorld (www.ChrisFord.com) ‘Letting Go’, United States, New York, Montauk via photopin (license) “Trust in the LORD with all your heart And do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6, Nasb Recently I heard a sermon that quenched my soul. Like a rushing waterfall, it […]

Seeing … and Accepting

“For in Him we live and move and exist …” Acts 17:28, NASB “I looked in the mirror and wondered who that woman was,” my then 50-year-old friend remarked. “I still felt 20-something in my mind,” she continued. Evidently what she saw and how she felt didn’t mesh. That conversation casually occurred over 20 years […]

Before Tragedy Strikes … STAND and SPEAK

“Go your way, stand and speak to the people in the temple the whole message of this Life.”   Acts 5:20 She hung on for dear life–gripping a tree trunk and screaming unreservedly as murky water gushed fiercely all around. The tidal wave’s immeasurable water and overwhelming strength relentlessly plunged her into absolute horror. Unspeakably […]

Moving Forward

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net For in him we live, and move, and have our being …” – Acts 17:28 (KJV) “Close your eyes,” my daughter instructed. She and her friend led me down the porch steps and along our front walkway. Their small hands clasped mine as I was kindly informed of each step and gently taken to […]