Carried Through

Weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning. Psalm 30:5 I recently stumbled across some of my journals from college and couldn’t resist taking time to reread them. Reading the entries, I realized I didn’t feel about myself then the same as I do...

Rejoicing in hope

HE hope which is laid up for you in heaven.–If we have hoped in Christ in this life only, we are of all men most to be pitied. –“Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God.– Whoever does not carry his own cross and come after Me...

Give It to God

Then [Hezekiah] went up to the temple of the Lord and spread it out before the Lord. 2 Kings 19:14 As a teenager, when I became overwhelmed by enormous challenges or high-stakes decisions, my mother taught me the merits of putting pen to paper to gain perspective....

Stepping into Strength

Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. Colossians 4:2 “Will we see any snakes?” Allan, a young boy in our neighborhood, asked that question as we started on a hike by the river near our home. Prayer imparts the power to walk and not faint. Oswald...