In a Twinkle

Oh how I can fly … I am here to testify To lift His glorious name on high! He rescued my soul He erased my sin He gave me new life ‘in Him’ No longer crawling or begging As the apple of His eye He twinkled and fed a hungry caterpillar Transformed me to fly…

The Irreversible Word

Arthur Pink said “Divine Sovereignty is NOT the sovereignty of a tyrannical despot, but the exercised pleasure of One who is infinitely wise and good! Because God is infinitely wise He cannot err, and because He is infinitely righteous He will NOT do wrong. Here then is the preciousness of this truth. The mere FACT…

Sweet Silence

It is another great morning! The sound of silence permeates the landscape and stills my being. A wisp of wind, A quiet breeze, A cooling cloud, A sweet silence … to please. White puffs floating, Ripples racing, the world stretches before me, birds awakening. Gentle waves embrace the shore, their lapping reminiscing like ages before.…

Heavenly Minded

Can we be so heavenly minded that we impact the inhabitants of this world dramatically? Absolutely! Can we be so earthly minded that we have zero impact in God’s kingdom? Absolutely! The word heaven is found 622 times in the NIV Bible, however, in my 40 years of attending church, I cannot recall one sermon…

A Tour of Israel

“It is well within my soul” This well known hymn was penned by a gifted Aussie named Horatio Spafford.  Our Shoresh Tour guide David masterfully sprinkled us with tidbits of info that only a local would know.  As we drove to our hotel from the Ben Gurion Airport we were told;  “Horatio is also credited…

The History of Tea

“May I have a word?” Is a question the English asked whenever a response was needed; when an enlightenment was forthcoming; when a warning was necessary;  when one’s idea was politely given.  Indeed this attention arresting question was rather a civilized way to invoke a time to meet, a time for tea.  In Mexico today…