Love Leads to Generosity & Trust

“And a poor widow came and put in two small copper coins, which amount to a cent.” Mark 12:42, NASB I picture her as an elderly woman, gray-haired and hunched over, walking with a cane. But for all we know, she could have been young and beautiful. Scripture doesn’t say… Because it doesn’t matter. This account […]

Prayer Partners: Trusting in My Shepherd

The LORD is my shepherd… Gracious God, You are the One who guides me, cares for and protects me… I shall not want… You meet me in every desperation, lovingly providing for all my needs. He makes me lie down in green pastures… You cause me to rest—physically, spiritually, emotionally, mentally—in pleasant places… He leads […]

Embracing the Process

“Now may the God of hope fill you with joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit” (Romans 15:13, NASB). Disliking the Presidential Fitness events of junior and senior high, I dutifully but half-heartedly participated in the process. Achieving awards for athletic accomplishments didn’t interest […]