Remember playing Follow the Leader? The key was to copy everything that the leader was doing. What about Simon Says? The goal is to do everything that Simons says to do or you are out. Both of these games you are doing something others do or tell you to do. As we grow up many … Continue reading Be Yourself
I have tried to write a different post on contentment all morning long but when things that are out of your control with your youngest son half way around the world in Africa it is a little hard to focus on anything else than what God is doing in both of your lives right then. … Continue reading A Lesson In Contentment
What are some of the things that can keep us from being content? Write down a list of what is keeping you from being content then for the rest of the week pray that the Lord would help you in these areas, then on Saturday tear the list up and give it to Jesus.
#Contentment come from #whoyouknow not #whatyou have.
I think the only thing that would keep me from dog sledding is the freezing cold. Faith In Every Footstep, Give the reader the experience to do just that. Wesley Banks writing draws you in that you don't realize what time it is. I was so mesmerized by the story I was over half-way through when I first … Continue reading Book Review -Faith In Every Footstep
Roses are beautiful and smell terrific, but, the thorns can take away from their beauty. Ever try to cut your own rose from a bush? Some are very thorny while others are not so bad as long as you handle them correctly. Move your finger in the wrong direction and OUCH! You want to give … Continue reading The Opposite Of Contentment
Let's get started looking at what the Bible has to say about being content. As we do we will find how to be context in a world that is not.
A reflection isn't perfect. Other things can get in the way and distort it. Unless the lake is completely still you can't get a mirror image of the trees and sky. That image is gone once the wind picks up or a stone is thrown into it. When we look into the mirror the reflection … Continue reading Reflection
Ever taken a daisy and pulled off the petals one at a time while saying, "He loves me. He loves me not..."? In 1 Corinthians 13, Paul starts out with two lists. What love isn't and what love is. Love isn't being the most eloquent speaker or having a voice that people enjoy listening to, without … Continue reading Love isn’t… Love is…
How could we look at love without taking a look at 1 Corinthians 13? What is your favorite verse and why? Leave it in a comment, Sunday.