Where is the Peace?

Where is the peace

Peace. Peace. Sweet peace. Where is it? The Bible says Jesus is Immanuel, God with us, always, and He is Jehovah-shalom, the Lord our peace. At the Last Supper, in preparing the disciples for His death and departure, Immanuel spoke many things to them, and said this, “Peace I leave with you, … [Continue reading]

Peace…Where Are You?

Storm at sea

Peace….sometimes elusive, isn’t it? What happens when peace disintegrates into chaos, when a husband loses his job and finances are cut off, when a child is in a car wreck, when the repo man stands knocking at the door, when pain strikes the chest and there is no insurance, when the roof overhead … [Continue reading]

Harvest of Peace

Harvest of peace

***I felt led to post on peace today. I searched my files and found I’d written four times over the years on peace, with others waiting in the wings … [Continue reading]

Battle Time!

Battle time

“The battle is the Lord’s.”(1 Sam. 17:47b NKJV) Do you ever personalize or make scripture applicable to your own situations? I asked the Lord … [Continue reading]

Thorns That Pierce the Heart

Thorns

Briers sticking. Thistles piercing. Thorns pricking. Thorns of trials. Thorns of affliction. Thorns of adversity. Thorns of all kinds. Pricking … [Continue reading]

Abandoned?

Abandoned building

Coming across a topic, whether text, image, or whatever, is happenstance. Twice is probably a coincidence. But more than twice? Not a coincidence to … [Continue reading]

Dancing Scarecrow

Dancing Scarecrow

Autumn. I love this time of year. The cool breezes requiring a sweater or jacket. The warmth of the sun that energizes. The aroma of the crisp air and … [Continue reading]

The Living One Who Sees Me

Star eye

How about this for a play or a movie? The players: Mistress: Sarai, Hubby’s wife Hubby: Abram, Mistress’ husband Maid: Hagar, Sarai’s … [Continue reading]

Perfected?

Perfected

“The Lord will perfect that which concerns me… Do not forsake the works of Your hands.” Ps. 138:8 NKJV Let’s ponder on this… The Hebrew word … [Continue reading]

According to Your Word

Bible and prayer

God’s Word. Has God not said it? Then, it is according to His Word. His holy Word, His Truth…that which we are to live out in our lives, if we are … [Continue reading]