photo credit: Rejoice! via photopin (license) “Jesus said to her, ‘Mary!’ She turned and said to Him in Hebrew, ‘Rabboni!’ (which means, Teacher).” John 20:16, NASB In the darkest of times, our risen Savior reveals Himself. And suddenly, all is well.
“…though the LORD is exalted … He regards the lowly.” – Psalm 138:6 “Pray for my family. Don’t pray for me …” He sat alone at the soup kitchen’s lunch table–sweat on his brow as he ate the provided meal. At first I considered speaking to another man, but the Lord directed me to Dan*. […]
“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 […]
“Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart” – Luke 18:1 “I don’t even know why I should bother praying …” Utterly frustrated and desperately discouraged, I voiced these words to God. I surely did. Was it the right thing to say? […]
“Turn to me and be gracious to me, For I am lonely and afflicted. The troubles of my heart are enlarged; Bring me out of my distresses.” – Psalm 25:16 – 17 I heard a story on the radio yesterday about a woman who went bungee-jumping. Terrifying as that could be, what happened to her […]