Not Home Yet

NOT HOME YET An old missionary couple had been working in Africa for years and was returning to New York to retire. They had no pension; their health was broken; they were defeated, discouraged, and afraid. They discovered they were booked on the same ship as President Teddy Roosevelt,...

Instructions for Life

INSTRUCTIONS FOR LIFE 1.  Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully. 2.  Memorize your favorite poem. 3.  Don’t believe all you hear. 4.  Don’t spend all you have. 5.  Don’t sleep all you want. 6.  When you say, “I love you”, mean it. 7.  When you...

I Know

I KNOW I know He is the beginning, so why do I worry about the end. I know He is the creator, so why do I wonder who will destroy. I know He has forgiven me, so why can’t I forgive myself. I know He is a healer, so...

Holding Pattern

HOLDING PATTERN Many times God will allow a painful situation or a painful circumstance in our life to “swallow us up.” This season in our spiritual growth is a holding pattern. We can’t move to the left or the right. All we can do is sit, like Jonah sat...