When We Need To Be Reminded Of The Personal Relationship With Our Heavenly Father

Sometimes when I just want familiarity I put aside the shiny new things and reach for the old torn worn and written upon. This year I've been reading the chronological bible because this is something I've wanted to do for years. This bible is full of interesting historical elements blended in with the books of… Continue reading When We Need To Be Reminded Of The Personal Relationship With Our Heavenly Father

When The Almighty Hides Us

"He who dwells in the secret place of the Most HighShall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress;My God, in Him I will trust.” Psalm 91:1 I read a story from Corrie Ten Boom in her book, A Prisoner And Yet. Corrie tells about her experience of… Continue reading When The Almighty Hides Us

The Comfort of Being Hemmed In

You hem me in behind and before, and you lay your hand upon mePsalm 139:5 I love small jewel box type rooms. The ones Victorian houses are famous for. Every room is it's own sequestered nook. No modern day open floor plan where all the family activities are done in the same big open space.… Continue reading The Comfort of Being Hemmed In

Hope

Not that we loved God but that He loved us. 1 John 4:10 When life seems up to the determination of other humans, in a world where a soul can be to small to matter, life is cheapened. A life's existence seems to hinge on how much space you take up. The grief stricken saint… Continue reading Hope

A House That Feels Like Home

“A home is a kingdom of its own in the midst of the world, a stronghold amid life’s storms and stresses, a refuge, even a sanctuary.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer It's brick and stone say, "far enough." It's door politely asks, "knock first." It's front garden reveals, "they sip coffee early in the morning here, there… Continue reading A House That Feels Like Home