Monthly Archives: November 2017

Forgetful???

He hath made his wonderful works to be remembered: the LORD is gracious and full of compassion. Psalms 111:4 A farmer was showing his visiting city-dwelling friend around his farm. “Watch this!” he said. He gave a whistle and his … Continue reading

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You Can’t Save Enough

Give thanks to the God of gods. His love endures forever. Psalm 136:2 People like to save. Some of us like to save money, because it makes us feel secure. Others like to save food by canning or freezing because … Continue reading

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I Ain’t Gonna Tell No Lie

“Summing up: Be agreeable, be sympathetic, be loving, be compassionate, be humble. That goes for all of you, no exceptions. No retaliation. No sharp-tongued sarcasm. Instead, bless—that’s your job, to bless. You’ll be a blessing and also get a blessing. … Continue reading

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Have We Been Led?

“The spirit of the Lord will possess you…and you will be turned into a different person.” Excerpt from 1 Samuel 9:27-10:8 We ought to be something we’re not. I should be smarter, more thoughtful, not so impatient, more self-confident, less … Continue reading

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The”D” Minister

“With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love…” Ephesians 4:2 This morning before heading for Cokesbury I received a call from the funeral home letting me know about upcoming funeral plans and checking to see … Continue reading

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Those Allen Funt Moments

“Behold, I have set before you an open door which no one can shut….” Revelation 3:8 Have you ever had the feeling that Allen Funt with his hidden camera was hiding around the corner filming you as you were unknowingly … Continue reading

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Right Here… Right Now

“You are the salt of the earth… You are the light of the world….” Excerpts from Matthew 5: 13-16 In The Sermon on the Mount Jesus offers two simple but very powerful images of the role of His disciples in … Continue reading

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Tend To Yourself

“Tend to yourself and to your teaching; continue in these things, for in doing this you will save both yourself and your hearers.” Excerpt from I Timothy 4: 10 – 20 Down in our neck of the woods, in the … Continue reading

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Seeing God at Starbucks

I believe that I will see the goodness of the LORD in this world of the living. Psalm 27:13 The other morning I was in Starbucks as I do on occasion. I made my order, gave them my card and … Continue reading

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Good Gifts

(Jesus said) “If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the Heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him!” Luke 11:13 Did you ever watch the … Continue reading

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