Proverbs 10 min. Challenge (Proverbs 18)

When God closes a door He usually opens a window. Isn’t that what the Reverend Mother used to say? Sometimes when I read Proverbs the action > consequence nature of the words can sound negative and judgy. Like a whole line of doors closing in your face. I might ‘feel it’ more if I choose,…

Proverbs 10min. Challenge (Proverbs 9)

Proverbs 9 describes Wisdom and Folly as two women; both sitting on seats at the highest point of the city, both calling out to those who pass by, “Let all who are simple come to my house!” Two completely different women, exactly the same words. Two completely different houses, one offer. Two completely different lives…

NO NEED  TO  WORRY   — Hope and Enlightenment

This is a re-blogged post from a blogger that I follow, Ozzie, over at  Hope and Enlightenment. I love his posts. I am always encouraged and blessed by them. When I read this post it really spoke to me. I hope you are encouraged and blessed by it also. Click on the link below to…

When God Says, “No.” (Part 2)

Yesterday I began this post with Part 1, you can read it here. I explained the story behind today’s post. Today I am posting the first song that I wrote in a series of songs. It was a very difficult song to write. It came out of sadness and regret after God had said, “No,…

When God says, “No.” (Part 1)

A few years ago I began writing a novel. A children’s book. It was called The Light Rangers and it was about a family of children who were the last of the Light Rangers left in the universe. They were the remnant, their parents were lost and it was up to the children to save…

What to Do When We’re Anxious.

It feels like ‘Working Through Anxiety Week’ at our place. God’s on a roll. The kids, and I … after lights out … most nights this week … each one in turn, have been looking in the bible by torchlight, for what God says we are to do about anxiety. We’ve discovered that God promises…