What do you get when you piece together a bunch of broken pieces of random materials? You get a beautiful piece of mosaic art! As you look at the beauty of the finished product, you gain a new appreciation for the broken pieces that were used to form it. It looks so shiny and put … Continue reading Work of art – in progress
Life is not fair. Too often it seems that dishonest, prideful people get all the breaks. They scoff at God, yet he doesn't immediately strike them down with lightning from heaven. It can be hard sometimes not to envy them when we see their prosperity. I love how the Psalmist so perfectly conveys this struggle … Continue reading Life may not be fair – but I’ve got Jesus!
Day by day we see more senseless violence as American society is feeling a divide that doesn't belong there. The lines between sides are getting more and more blurry as two police officers (not white) were senselessly gunned down as they sat in their car. Who is the fight between? Is it black vs. white? … Continue reading All Lives Matter
If you've made the decision to put your faith in Jesus as the only way to heaven, then the fact that the world is approaching its final curtain call doesn't have to be scary. All the ugly in the world shouldn't make you throw your hands in the air and just give up. No need … Continue reading Preparing for eternity
I love reading the Old Testament. Reading about the Israelites and their not so easy journey to the Promised Land gives me hope as I look forward to my Promised Land, heaven. Much like their journey through the wilderness was part of God's plan - so is our journey through this life. It isn't always … Continue reading Journey to the Promised Land