Never Forsaken

In life I have noticed that we are plagued with a variety of fears. Fear that often leads to our feeble attempts to control. The fear of sickness, fear of bankruptcy or “losing the farm,” the fear of running out of food or other important supplies like toilet tissue. The fear of death or the […]

Delight (part 2)

Finding delight in the Lord (his way, his Word, his life) results in the fulfillment or our heart’s true desire. But there is another delight the writer of Psalm 37 mentions. In (37:23-24) he writes, “If the Lord delights in a man’s way, he makes his steps firm; though he stumble he will not fall, […]


During the season of Thanksgiving there are many delights. For some, we delight in being around family. The laughter and joy we experience during those few days of the holiday. We delight in the delicious foods around the table. Whether it is the main course or the variety of desserts, we have much delight in […]

Ezekiel 34

Ezekiel 34:11-16  The Message 11-16 “‘God, the Master, says: From now on, I myself am the shepherd. I’m going looking for them. As shepherds go after their flocks when they get scattered, I’m going after my sheep. I’ll rescue them from all the places they’ve been scattered to in the storms. I’ll bring them back from foreign peoples, […]


John 4:4-26 And He had to pass through Samaria. So He *came to a city of Samaria called Sychar, near the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph; and Jacob’s well was there. So Jesus, being wearied from His journey, was sitting thus by the well. It was about the sixth […]

Connect to Our Calling

Whether you’re married, single, or widowed; whether you’re wealthy or poor or middle class; whether you’re young or old or middle aged, you have an internal voice that tells you who you are. You have an identity. It’s what we believe about ourselves. And I don’t care which of those categories I just mentioned that […]

What Crop Are You Harvesting?

We love to see the fall season roll around because many of the crops that have been growing throughout the spring and summer are now ready to be harvested.  All that effort that went into cultivating, planting, fertilizing, and growing now brings about the harvest that it was intended to achieve. This is the very […]