Several nights ago, I could not sleep. I was asking the Lord what He wanted me to write about in the blog in the morning. Suddenly the words for a title streaked across my mind. It was a very strong thought, so I got up, went to my computer, typed the title, and began writing. … Read more

Psalm 34:1-4

Psalm 34 is one of my favorites. When David wrote this Psalm, his son Abimalech was attempting to remove him from his God appointed position as King and set himself up as King. But as always, David turned to the Lord and wrote a song of praise and worship to Him. One does not have … Read more

Testimony Time

What a blessing has come our way when people ask us about this man named Jesus. The door is wide open for us to testify about Him. We gladly embrace the opportunity, and we light up with joy as we talk about Him. Like John the Apostle, we draw from the things we have personally … Read more

Running For The Prize

“…let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race before us.” Hebrews 12:1b It is a well known fact that Olympic swimmers shave all the hair off their bodies in order to swim at their fastest speed. If left on their bodies, … Read more

Benefits Of The Secret Place

As I awoke this morning, these words were poring over my mind and spirit. I knew I was supposed to share them with you today. “With long life will I satisfy him, and show him My salvation.” Psalm 91:16 This is the last verse in Psalm 91. The crowning summation of every verse that precedes … Read more

Lights In The Darkness

“But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellence of the power may be of God and not of us.” 2 Corinthians 4:7 We are the earthen vessels. Some translations read, “jars of clay.” Each one refers to the fact that, “God formed man out of the dust of the ground…breathed into him … Read more


I was 10 years and 9 months old when God touched my life for missionary service. I remember it well, because it was the July my middle brother was born. When my family and I went to church that July Sunday morning, we learned that the missionary family to southern Mexico that our church supported, … Read more


Monday’s! They come around so soon! Sooner than most of us want. Right? A friend of mine who was wishing for more “weekend” time as Monday was approaching once said, “What? Friday ended just 5 minutes ago!” I have another friend who dreads the weekends. Things are too quiet. The time seems to drag on. … Read more

Benefits Of Attending Church

“I wad glad when they said to me, “Let us go into the house of the Lord.” Psalm 122:1 A few days ago a beautiful young mother posted on Facebook why she takes her children to church. She is the mother of four energetic handsome boys from about four to ten years of age. You … Read more