Every year it seems attention is drawn deeper into the realm of the more superficial aspects of the season: decorations, lights, Christmas refreshments, programs, etc. While these things are enjoyable and exciting, I have often pondered what it would be like to celebrate the Joy of the season, Jesus, without all of the extras, focusing our attention completely on adoring Him.
Words of Hope, Truth and Love!
Words! They are powerful. They are effective. Words can be used for good or not so pleasant intentions. Words convey feelings, beliefs, our character and inner thoughts. Words can encourage or discourage, heal and bring forgiveness or cut deep wounds. Words make a lasting impression – positive or negative
Questions of Life and Love
Have you ever been keenly aware that God is at work to place you for His purpose? Have you ever been un-aware of where God is placing you at a particular moment in time?
Keep a Steady Gaze!
The raging waters roared beneath him as Nick Wallenda successfully completed a walk across the gap of Niagara Falls ~ from the USA into Canada ~ in June 2012. We watched the eye catching event, every step carefully executed and immense concentration displayed, in the comfort of our family room. We were hosting two house guests at the time who simultaneously called out in a spirit of laughter: “I wonder if he remembered his passport?”!