Tag Archives: Jesus

SAYING GOODBYE

Yesterday was a day of bringing up old memories, wounds, dirt and cobwebs.  We finally began to tackle the plethora of boxes within our garage.  These cartons and crates were tucked away when we moved last fall, to be gone … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, fear, redemption, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

JESUS, MY BROTHER

When we are in the throes of despair, When we think that all hope is gone, When our hearts feel empty and hopeless, That is when Jesus is the closest to us. He knows how we feel. He endured emotional … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, forgiveness, Salvation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

SILENCE!

“We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, God, prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

RING THE BELLS OF FREEDOM

“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.” John F. … Continue reading

Posted in 4th of July, America, Christian daily devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

THE WORLD IN DARKNESS LAY

His hand reached for the oil lamp in the darkness of night, but remembered that he had not filled it the night before.  He was enveloped in the deepest darkness he had ever experienced. He strained to see even a … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, God, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

WHERE DO YOU PRAY?

Is it in the quiet, stillness of the morning or when the evening comes?  Is it in a closet full of shoes and boxes that words of solace, supplication, praise and thanksgiving spill from your lips?  Do you pray when you … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Faith, prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

WHAT IS TRUTH?

“Tell me I’m clever, Tell me I’m kind, Tell me I’m talented, Tell me I’m cute, Tell me I’m sensitive, Graceful and wise, Tell me I’m perfect – But tell me the truth.” Shel Silverstein When seeking the truth, we might … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christian daily devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NEVER GIVE UP

We all experience our own hell as we walk through life.  Some days are worse than others – some are completely free of it – while others seem to hold absolutely no relief.  Winston Churchill spoke these words when in … Continue reading

Posted in armor of God, Christian daily devotion, Hell, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

LIFE GIVING REFRESHMENT

ORIGINAL ART & INSPIRATION FROM PAUL & KATHY BOECHER© Root bound and parched, Replenished only by the restorative, Power of water, Each tendril pushing, Burrowing into the, Coolness of life sustainment, Lapping up, Refreshing, Renewing, Thirst quenching, Provision of God, Our … Continue reading

Posted in art, Christian devotion, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LOVING SHEPHERD

Yesterday was Good Shepherd Sunday.  When I started blogging three years ago, someone posted this beautiful poem so if it was you, come forward and take credit.  It defines our Savior, Jesus to perfection.  He laid down His life for … Continue reading

Posted in Christian daily devotion, Good shepherd, Jesus, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment