Worry zaps our faith. As our worry grows our faith gets smaller.
(Photograph by Nathan Anderson - Unsplash) This week's stream is found in Matthew 6. Jesus, Himself leads us to this stream to put to rest the anxiousness we so get tangled up with. Dip into this stream and seek the quietness that lies within.
People are looking to find peace worldwide. They turn to world leaders, religious leaders, psychologist, prescriptions, illegal drugs, alcohol, and the list goes on. None of which can bring them the true peace they are looking for. They want peace from stress, emotional hurts, for the world, from terror.... Look to man for the answers as to … Continue reading Paul’s Prescription for Peace
(Daily Streams photo by Anton Romanov-Unsplash) Most of our unrest comes from within ourselves. Worry, stress, fear.... all can be put to rest once we catch on to what the Bible has to say about it. As we go through the next few weeks learning … Continue reading Reading Plan – Daily Streams to Quiet the Mind
How many of us come home from a vacation trip feeling like we need a vacation from the vacation? We come home and have to do the dirty laundry that built up over the trip. Go shopping because there is now food in the house. Lastly, get everyone back into their weekly routine. Running kids to … Continue reading New Study – Streams of Refreshment For Summer
Sarah died without seeing Issac getting married or grandkids. God had changed her name to Sarah meaning a princess over many, yet she only had one son. A child she had waited basically her whole life to have. We have seen her trust God for her protection. We have seen her lack of trust and … Continue reading The Death of A Princess
Our actions have a ripple effect on the lives around us. Like a stone, thrown into a calm lake the ripples of our actions spread out to those around us. It is interesting our actions can either increase the effect our cancel out the effect of another. Abraham and Sarah's lie had an effect on King Abimelech … Continue reading The Effects Of Our Actions
One would think Abraham and Sarah had learned their lesson back in Egypt when they got caught in the lie about Sarah being his sister. Well, guess again. As they enter Gerar, Abraham feared for his life this time from King Abimelech. So one more time he asked Sarah to lie again to save his life. OK, … Continue reading Not Again!
Not again! Didn't they learn anything about the lie they told in Egypt? OK, we'll give them a little slack for their age. Yet, Sarah must hide her age well. Wonder what she used?
We laugh for different reasons. Sometimes it is because you live with a teen that loves to make puns. Maybe because of a good comedy or comedian made you laugh. Someone told you about a situation that they were in that you just doubled over in laughter. Then there is that nervous laughter you get … Continue reading Laughter