First Place

Today is Wednesday, middle of the week, and yet it feels like the start of my real week because God brought me back to keeping first place in my life what should always be first place, or, I should say instead, “who” should be first place, Jesus.  It is so…

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Settle with God

July 10, 2016 “Settle”: A practice that may save your life. It’s hard for me to settle. I’m not talking about the settle of settling for second best or settling for an alternative.  I’m talking about the kind of settle that we are trying to teach our dogs to do. …

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Forsaken?

Forsaken? Bible Text: Mark 15:33-34/Ps. 22-24 These verses, though not about the resurrection of Jesus, help me to embrace his resurrection.  I have to examine these verses before I can even contemplate the resurrection and what it means. 33 When the sixth hour (noon) came, darkness fell over the whole…

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Choosing the Kingdom

I’ve been reading an excellent devotional book called My Utmost for His Highest, by Oswald Chambers.  My readings have brought me a lot of peace and inspiration, and I thank the friends who provided this book to me on the occasion of my ordination at Unleashed.  Today’s reading said, “No…

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