Living in Shaky Times
No matter how fierce the forces of destruction were against the nation of Israel, or might be against us, He wants us to remember we will not be destroyed. We will still be His.
“Selah – Pauses for Life” Paperback Now Available!
Good news! The paperback version of my book “Selah – Pauses for Life”became available for sale on Monday, April 10, 2023 on Xulon Press. It will also be for sale on Amazon and Barnes and Noble. It is being distributed through Ingram and Spring Arbor – so you may also see it in some bookstores.…
“Mother Nature” or God?
I just watched a scary YouTube video of Ellen DeGeneres standing near a turbulent creek near her home in California. It had not yet peaked, but would soon, and she said she has to evacuate. I certainly hope she stays safe – having been through numerous floods from a river nearby, I know it is…
Advice for Today – Rest in the Lord
Rest in the LORD, and wait patiently for him: fret not thyself because of him who prospereth in his way, because of the man who bringeth wicked devices to pass. Cease from anger, and forsake wrath: fret not thyself in any wise to do evil. For evildoers shall be cut off: but those that wait…
Advice for Today – Commit Your Way unto the Lord
Commit thy way unto the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass. And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. Psalm 37: 5,6 “Uncertain, at best” is an understatement when we look at the future these days. With inflating prices, deflating stocks,…
Advice for Today – Trust in the Lord
Trust in the LORD, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed. Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart. Psalm 37:3,4 In my last post we looked at Psalm 37 as a guide to help us, as Christians,…
Advice for Today – Fret Not
Tale of Two Cities begins with this very long sentence: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season…
Facing the Creeping Tyranny
As a follower of Christ, I find the present state of affairs – in this country, in Canada, in Ukraine, even the whole world – to be very disturbing. The creeping tyranny and political instability everywhere is unsettling. Especially alarming is the increasing hostility of the elites of the world toward godliness, or anyone who holds anything…
Background: 2 Samuel 5:1-5; 1 Chronicles 11: 1-3 Deeper background: 2 Samuel 1-4; 1 Chronicles 10: 8-14 For thou hast been a shelter for me, and a strong tower from the enemy. I will abide in thy tabernacle for ever: I will trust in the covert of thy wings. Selah. For thou, O God, hast…
Another Christian Essential
In my last post, I wrote about “The Necessary Thing” – making time to seek God every day. It keeps our hearts in the right place – which is vital because our hearts are the fount from which all of all of our attitudes, motivations, words, actions, and even our body language, flows. We need to remember that…