New Song — January 30, 2014 (Thursday)

Today’s Verses: Psalm 40:1-3 I waited patiently for the LORD; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand. He put a new song in my mouth,Continue reading “New Song — January 30, 2014 (Thursday)”

Smiling Faces, Cozy Sweaters, Stolen Heart

This is a dangerous time of year for me. All the advertisements, commercials, and catalogs tempt me. They tempt me to buy things I don’t need, but more significantly, they tempt me to believe that the items they are selling will satisfy me. They are so subtle and pervasive. Subtle in the sense that mostContinue reading “Smiling Faces, Cozy Sweaters, Stolen Heart”

Life This Week

I know this is not something I’m supposed to say, but God does not satisfy me. I still look for other things that will do a better job. People, activities, books, food, poems, music. And each time I think, maybe this is finally it. Maybe this will satisfy me once and for all. But theContinue reading “Life This Week”

How to Hear God (Part 3)

Over the last few weeks, I have been writing this series called How to Hear God. I’m not professing to have many answers, but just want to explore what Scripture says about this topic and what my learning has been over the last several years from others and my own experience. Still using Jesus’ wordsContinue reading “How to Hear God (Part 3)”

Life This Week

Last week was a little strange because my daughter was in London all week; I was in Louisiana.  She returns home today.  I’ve missed her so much, but I have cherished her text messages with multiple exclamation points following all the things she has experienced while traveling.  I can’t wait to hug and kiss her,Continue reading “Life This Week”