I have always liked writing. Even in school I enjoyed creative writing. Due to some negative push back on my writing I just stopped. There were some girls in school that made fun of me because I always got good grades for what I wrote. Teacher's pet is what they would say when they saw … Continue reading Who Me?
One thing the spies found out from Rahab was fear of the Hebrews had gripped the whole city. It was over the stories they had heard about what God had done for the Hebrews. Everyone was afraid except for her. Those stories had led her to a faith in the God of the Hebrews. She … Continue reading The Heart Knows
Joshua sent two spies to Jericho as the Children of Israel were preparing to cross over the river Jordan and enter the Promise Land. When they entered into the city of Jericho they went to the house of Rahab which was in the north end of the wall that surrounded the city. We know that … Continue reading Rahab’s House
I remember growing up wishing that I would break my right arm so that I wouldn't have to do schoolwork. Maybe because my cousin broke her arm and she told me that was the best thing about breaking it. How many times have you asked your child to do a chore and you get the … Continue reading Do I Have To?
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
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