Value Understood

What is the value of JOY? How many different vacations have proven to provide an ongoing stream of happiness? Did you know that joy is mentioned 242 times in the Bible and LIGHT is listed 263 times! As the Spirit of God dwells within us, it is the power of God that shines through us…

Flight Imagined

“Imagination is the largest nation in the world!” Imagine the thrill of flying without wings, and not in any kind of man made contraption. Jesus invited John “Come up here” Did he fly or was he transported in an instant? The description given of the throne room, the elders, the winged creatures, causes my imagination…

Decisions about God

When asked who is God, some say “God is a myth” others say that “God is infinite”. The definition of infinity is that it has no sides, no top, no bottom, no beginning, no end. God is infinite, eternal, all wise, omnipotent, without a beginning or an end. In other words, God is everlasting. The…

The Journal of a Pilgrim

The promises of God that we have experienced and witnessed are best captured in writing. In the midst of ongoing trials, the journal entries of God’s faithfulness is the treasure that keeps our hope aflame! Like Ruth Graham Bell, today many record their thoughts in journals and on blogs. As scribes for generations to come,…

A Catholic Confession

I was raised a Catholic. I walked down the isle of a huge congregation to receive my first communion in a white dress. I was also confirmed in the Catholic church. One day, as a broken little girl, I fell prostrate before this statue inside the Cathedral at the age of 7 asking “What can…

Who is Man?

Ask the world and you will hear “Man is basically good!” If that is the truth then why is there so much evil in the world? Ask a good man on the street what evil is and one might hear “Evil is doing something destructive and feeling justified by your good intention to eliminate that…