“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 I offered … Continue reading 2019-04-23 The Gospel.
“For great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised; he is to be feared above all gods. For all the gods of the peoples are worthless idols, but the Lord made the heavens. Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.” Psalm 96:4-6 Yesterday was the big celebration for … Continue reading 2019-04-22 Whew! Glad That’s Over.
“For you shall go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and the hills before you shall break forth into singing, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.” Isaiah 55:12 What a beautiful morning! From one side of my bedroom I could see the sun just peeking … Continue reading 2019-04-19 The Trees Sing For Joy!
“Now the name of the man was Nabal, and the name of his wife Abigail. The woman was discerning and beautiful, but the man was harsh and badly behaved.” 1 Samuel 25:3 Last night I read the story of David and Abigail. David was on the run from King Saul, who was bent on killing … Continue reading 2019-04-18 Tangled Up Lives
“Set a guard, O Lord, over my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips!” Psalm 141:3 I’ve been told that I have a tendency towards a foul mouth. It tends to creep up on me depending on my circumstances and the company I keep. When things are difficult, the words come out unnoticed. … Continue reading 2019-04-17 Cussing Like A Sailor
“You have said, ‘Seek my face.’ My heart says to you, ‘Your face, Lord, do I seek.’” Psalm 27:8 This was one of four Psalms we covered yesterday in our chronological bible plan. I belong to a YouVersion group of about two dozen people. I don’t know everyone, but all are interconnected somehow. If you … Continue reading 2019-04-16 Rolling Around In It!
“Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar’s.” Mark 12:17 Today is the traditional tax day, the day any unpaid personal income tax is due. Here’s the breakdown of revenue, by source: Individual Income Tax 48% $1.6 trillion Roughly $7,600 per person over 18. Corporate Tax … Continue reading 2019-04-15 Tax Day.