John 21:4-14 I think paints a vivid picture of the disciples and Jesus and their intimate interaction on the Sea of Galilee’s beach. As verse 14 tells us it is the 3rd time Jesus appears to them and in Jesus presence were dumbfounded. All night these seasoned fisherman labored to bring in a catch […]Read more "On the Beach (John 21:4-14)"
I’ve read recently a book entitled the Unseen Road. It picks up halfway through the authors’ trek as detailed in his 1st book A walk Across America, and it chronicles the completion of that walk as newly wed. Just to put it into perspective their walk covered 4,730 miles and took 5 years to […]Read more "Purposeful Balance (1 Corinthians 9:26)"
A rather insightful quote from author, poet, & journalist Carl Sandburg reads “Time is the coin of your life. You spend it. Do not allow others to spend it for you.” I think it is particularly poignant statement, because it directly addresses the precious time each of us is given. And as we see […]Read more "The Coin of Life and the New Year Resolution? (John7:6)"
I think in comprehending God’s unfailing love for us we come up far short of understanding the enormity of it. We often interpret things in life only through our own self-serving and usual finicky rational. Even believers can sometimes see only the immediate, forgetting that it is an unparalleled love playing out in our lives. […]Read more "God’s Unfailing Love (Ephesians 3:18)"
Destiny is defined as a succession of events that necessarily or inevitably will happen to every person or thing (without exemption). Jesus’ makes the prediction of His death However, as Jesus’ life demonstrates that anyone’s destiny). Anyone’s destiny is always determined by a succession of choices, and His choices were always in accordance with His […]Read more "Destiny’s Call (Luke 18:32-33 )"
1.Fret not yourself because of evildoers; be not envious of wrongdoers! 2 For they will soon fade like the grass and wither like the green herb. 3 Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.[b] 4 Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart. 5 Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, […]Read more "Psalm 37"