A Shoresh 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 information as we drove to our hotel from the Ben Gurion Airport.  “Horatio is also credited for all the Eucalyptus trees you see in Israel…

A Royal Invitation

Once upon a time in a foreign land there lived a child born of royal blood.  Immediately upon the birth of this child, she was swept far away from her position close to the throne. Stories were told about the majesty and beauty of those born of royalty, but when the small child gazed into…

Wisely Question

Can I find relevance in words that were written over 3,500 years ago.  Do I belong in this chaotic world, or would I fit better in another place?  Is it possible to frame an understanding of all creation with mere words? Who was it that asked over 3,300 questions in the oldest, most controversial book…

Glory to Glory

“And we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into His image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.” 2 Corin 3:18 “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14  “Whoever speaks on their own does so to gain personal glory, but he…

Unmasking My Beliefs

How do I form a superior opinion over God’s will and word? In my opinion making process did I examine, or seek to ascertain what the Lord says or thinks? Were my personal opinions based on what the airwaves were reporting? Or were my opinions based on what God was reporting to my spirit? Today…