Where Is Your Treasure?

Posted by on Aug 30, 2011 in Animals and pets, Anxiety, Blessings, Danger, Faith, Family, Grief, Idols, Loss, Peace, Religion, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 10 comments

Shock…horror…disgust…tears…anger…recrimination…my feelings raced like torrents of scalding lava. I was...

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No Fingertip Prayers

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Career, Christianity, Faith, Idols, Inspiration, Life Balance, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 2 comments

With life moving at the speed of Twitter, finding quality time for prayer is always a challenge.  We sputter prayers as we dash out to...

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Powers of Usefulness

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Compassion, Danger, Encouragement, Faith, Family, Fear, Grief, Inspiration, Life Balance, Peace, Prayer, Religion, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 0 comments

Discovering More of God  “You do not find out what muscles you have until you are called upon to use them.  You do not know the...

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The House That God Built

Posted by on May 28, 2011 in Anxiety, Blessings, Encouragement, Faith, Fear, Grief, Idols, Loss, Peace, Prayer, Salvation, The Gospel, Trials, Trust in God | 0 comments

“Imagine yourself as a living house. God comes in to rebuild that house. At first, perhaps, you can understand what He is doing. He...

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No Religion

Posted by on May 14, 2011 in Blessings, Faith, Prayer, Salvation, The Gospel, Trust in God | 1 comment

The renowned British minister Dick Lucas once preached a sermon in which he recounted an imaginary conversation between an early Christian...

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The Carpet Dance

Posted by on Apr 30, 2011 in Blessings, Career, Dance, Encouragement, Faith, Inspiration, Performing arts, Salvation, The Gospel, Trust in God | 2 comments

A few years ago, I was living in Melbourne, Australia and went to see the Netherlands Ballet  (http://www.het-ballet.nl/.)  It had been a...

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