As we close out Streams of Refreshment, I felt that Psalm 121 was the perfect place to stay and rest upon. Let's find the refreshment this stream has for those of us in this troubled world. I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made … Continue reading Stream of Psalm 121
(Photo by Frank McKenna on Unsplash) When you go to the ocean, stand at the edge of the sand and water, as the waves come in you can feel the sand wash away from your feet. Should you stand there long enough it gets difficult with all the sand washing out until you have to readjust your position. … Continue reading Will Not Be Moved
This week we wrap up Streams of Refreshment. Throughout August, I will be reposting some post from the past. (Photo by Jamie MacPherson - Unsplash)
Legos have their own self-defense when you step on them barefooted but their defensive feature doesn't work well when one is wearing shoes. Perhaps you feel like the Lego knight right now with the weight of everything that is going on in your life coming down on you. Knowing no matter what you do to protect … Continue reading Saves The Crushed Spirit
Cats sleep anywhere they want. Dameron will open kitchen cabinets to sleep in them. When I was packing for a trip, I had to take care of the laundry, when I came back someone decided the open suitcase was the purrfect spot for a nap. I have a friend who before making a big decision … Continue reading Sleep On It
This week and next we will be following the streams throughout Psalm.
In the world today there is so much stress and unhappiness. Just turn on the news for a few minutes and try to find something that is good in what you hear. The police shows of today can be a major stress creator too. It is obvious this is nothing new under the Sun. King Solomon … Continue reading The Keys To A Happy Life
Proverbs 3 is full of encouragement and refreshment for your spirit. I made a sandwich with two selections from the beginning of Proverbs 3 as the bread and a meaty selection in the middle. Let's dig in. The first slice is verses 5 and 6. We all know these verses they are seen on posters, … Continue reading A Proverbs 3 Sandwich
(Photo by Aziz Acharki - Unsplash) I love doing theater. Not going to a play but being in one. Having a chance to be someone that challenges me to step outside of being me. One of Shakespeare's quotes is "All the world's a stage." Stop and think about that for a second. Now let's finish … Continue reading Five Minute Friday – Play
When you are going through a trial the type of point of view (POV) is very important.