Dear Readers, Holidays can bring out the best in us … and the worst. As we find ourselves enmeshed in all that Christmas involves, undoubtedly we’ll face relationship issues as well. Today’s prayer addresses this unfortunate reality and our need to forgive. It’s true: another person’s brokenness can unravel the fabric of our hearts. Tear us. […]
photo credit: IMG_9308 via photopin (license) “And she had a sister called Mary, who moreover was listening to the Lord’s word, seated at His feet.” Luke 10:39, NASB Maybe Mary was weary. New Testament life surely required effort simply to survive, and not having a husband could have made provision more difficult. When Jesus came, […]
“The LORD is your keeper; The LORD is your shade on your right hand.” Psalm 121:5, NASB When circumstances beat down on us like harsh sun rays, we can find relief in the shade of God’s presence. Image courtesy of khunaspix at FreeDigitalPhotos.net
photo credit: 祈求 I Pray via photopin (license) “Now when Daniel knew that the document was signed, he entered his house (now in his roof chamber he had windows open toward Jerusalem); and he continued kneeling on his knees three times a day, praying and giving thanks before his God, as he had been doing previously.” […]
photo credit: After the gardening via photopin (license) “Thy word is a lamp to my feet, And a light to my path.” Ps. 119:105, NASB Confused or misguided? God’s Word keeps us out of the dark.
photo credit: Antía 🙂 via photopin (license) “But we all, with unveiled face beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.” 2 Corinthians 3:18, NASB Something marvelous happens when we gaze at Christ’s excellence: we’re changed.