The Peace of Contentment
on November 22nd, 2021
Scripture: Numbers 11:1 (NASB) - Now the people became like those who complain of adversity in the hearing of the LORD; and when the LORD HEARD IT, His anger was kindled,…  We recently purchased some “Yellow Sticky Traps” for a no-see-ums infestation we experienced around our home toward the end of summer.  Hung strategically in our basement and next to our kitchen window and waste basket, they ha...  Read More
Sin in the Camp
on November 20th, 2021
Scripture:  Joshua 7:1-12 and 24-26 - But the children of Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing: for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed thing: and the anger of the Lord was kindled against the children of Israel. 2 And Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is beside Bethaven, on the east of Bethel, and spake unto...  Read More
What a Friend We Have in Jesus
on November 19th, 2021
Scriptures: (Proverbs 17:17  NKJ)   A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity. (Proverbs 18:24)  A man who has friends must himself be friendly, but there is a friend who sticks (stays) closer than a brother.We all have had friends/friendships- starting in grade school years and throughout adulthood. Our gaining of this friend may have been through some close association or ...  Read More
Lord! Make a Home in Me
on November 18th, 2021
Scripture: Revelation 3:20 Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me.Someone has been knocking at my doorIt’s been so long since I have invited my LordLately, it hasn’t been home sweet homeThere’s a vacancy, yet I choose to be aloneAs for my house, there’s been a voidI’ve invited ill-advised tenants, ...  Read More
Don’t Be Spiritual Prey
on November 17th, 2021
Scripture:  I John 4:1 (NASB) - Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God.When it comes to reading and meditating on God’s Word, do you “cherry-pick?”  Specifically, do you tend to avoid exploring those sections of the Bible that seem more radical, behaviorally speaking, or difficult to embrace and obey?     Many who only read certain portions of G...  Read More
Knowing What You Have in Christ
on November 16th, 2021
Scripture:  II Corinthians 5:17 - Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.Those who have never invited Jesus Christ into their lives don’t know what they are missing.  On the other hand, those who have invited Jesus Christ into their lives may not realize all that they have in Him or may need reminding especially during...  Read More
Our Appointment
on November 15th, 2021
Scripture:  I Thessalonians 3:  2 and sent Timothy, our brother and minister of God, and our fellow laborer in the gospel of Christ, to establish you and encourage you concerning your faith, 3 that no one should be shaken by these afflictions; for you yourselves know that we are appointed to this. 4 For, in fact, we told you before when we were with you that we would suffer tribulation, just as it...  Read More
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Love in Action
on November 13th, 2021
Scripture:  (Matthew 14:14 NKJ)  “And when Jesus went out: He saw a great multitude; and He was moved with compassion for them,…”May Christ’s compassion in the scripture verse above inspires you to respond to the need of others by putting love into action today.During your life, a time will come, whereas you come to situations that you cannot discern the magnitude- What do you do?  You perhaps wil...  Read More
Growth Through an Audience of One
on November 12th, 2021
Scripture:  Colossians 3:23-24 And whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, 24 knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance; for you serve the Lord Christ.2 Corinthians 5:9 Therefore we make it our aim, whether present or absent, to be well pleasing to Him.Psalm 51:4 Against You, You only, have I sinned, And done this evil in Your sight—That You ...  Read More
on November 11th, 2021
Scripture:  Genesis 3:11 -  And HE said, Who told thee that thou wast naked? Hast thou eaten of the tree, whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldest not eat?When you come to purchase and own a home, you become aware of the neighborhood, the immediate neighbors, the property boundaries, the near traffic, the grounds, the home itself, and perhaps its story. You come to know its size, its value, it...  Read More
About Those Plans!
on November 10th, 2021
Scripture:   Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) - For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the LORD, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.    Whether we admit it or not, many of us find ourselves a bit uncomfortable with the above Scripture; it suggests the paradox that we ourselves are not completely in control of every aspect of our lives, of everything that hap...  Read More






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