This Week In The Word

Key Thoughts and Key Scriptures to Energize Your Life

Wounds of a Friend

April 7, 2019

After what has turned out to be a very difficult week, I am left thinking about how the deepest wounds so often come by the hand of a friend. There have been several instances in…

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He Knows the Way That I Take

March 24, 2019

My husband and I enjoyed many safaris together while we lived in Africa. We had a four-wheel-drive vehicle; we had all the necessary gear for such excursions (tents and coolers and cookstoves and such); and…

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Hearing from God

March 10, 2019

Have you ever struggled to hear the Lord (or, feel close to God)?  Ever struggled to really know what it is that He’s saying to you? Perhaps the first question we should really ask is,…

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The Power of an East Wind

February 24, 2019

There is an old saying in various parts of the world that “An east wind blows no good.” An “east wind” has become something almost synonymous with hardships, storms and trouble of the worst kind.…

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A New Father

February 10, 2019

If you have grown up in the care of loving, kind parents you are blessed! Over the years I have met many people from difficult family backgrounds. A friend of mine once confided in me…

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No Condemnation

January 27, 2019

The Apostle Paul declared in Romans 8:1 that “there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus”. How is it possible to be released from the judgment that we deserve? Who exactly is…

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The sun may not be out today, but God is at work

January 14, 2019

The rain is pounding on the roof. I can hear it splashing out the gutters. It seems so cold and dark right now, I don’t want to get out of the blankets. Two weeks ago,…

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Take Him in Your Arms

January 13, 2019

Shortly after the birth of Jesus, Joseph and Mary took Him to Jerusalem to consecrate Him to the Lord, as was the custom. There they encountered an old man by the name of Simeon in…

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God with Us

December 30, 2018

John 16:32-33 and Isaiah 7:14 Life does not always go the way that we hope! There have been many times my family and I have had to go down an unexpected road; and I know…

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The Lamb Born to be Shepherd

December 16, 2018

It’s a common concern this time of year, isn’t it? How do we maintain our focus on the Lord and the true meaning of Christmas in all the hustle and the bustle of the season?…

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