It’s Absolutely True: You Are Really Loved By God

It’s Absolutely True: You Are Really Loved By God

Years ago I sat down on the couch to have a quiet time. Tov, my loveable dog, immediately hopped up, walked over and made himself at home on my lap. Full of expectation, he gently poked his nose into my hand, then sat contently as I stroked the back of his head....
God Will Find You No Matter Where You Are

God Will Find You No Matter Where You Are

“Where are you?” my husband asked.   I was 45 minutes away from home and in a part of town I wasn’t familiar with. The accident that had just totaled my car left me unhurt, but shaken. As a result, I couldn’t seem to think of the specifics to answer the question....
10,000 Reasons To Be Thankful

10,000 Reasons To Be Thankful

It is good to give thanks to the LORD, And to sing praises to Your name, O Most High; ~ Psalm 92.1   How many times have you heard, “count your blessings”? I’ve heard it more than I can count. It was only after reading Ann Voskamp’s 1,000 Gifts that I was...
What Happens When A Puzzle Piece Is Missing

What Happens When A Puzzle Piece Is Missing

Years ago, I thought it would be fun to give my sister a puzzle made from her high school graduation picture. To add to the fun, I gave the pieces to a group of friends. Over the course of the evening they were to give her the pieces with no explanation. At the end of...
The Danger Of Attempting To Control Evil

The Danger Of Attempting To Control Evil

The jailbreak was quick and unexpected, at least from the perspective of Ivan Vanko in Iron Man 2. Justin Hammer claimed to be a fan of Vanko’s work and facilitated the escape in order to put Vanko’s knowledge and ability to work. (Click here for a clip of the scene.)...
These Commands Actually Lead To More Joy

These Commands Actually Lead To More Joy

Road closed. Detour. I watched as bold drivers completely ignored the signs and drove around the barrier, only to be pulled over100 yards later by a police officer just around the curve and out of sight. I don’t know if he was issuing tickets, but I did observe the...