Category: Gratitude

The Father

The pickup truck screeched to a grinding halt within inches of me as I sped across the street.  It all happened so fast that although I had made it safely to the other side, I had to turn back to…

Enter into my Rest…

The rest of God ~  the phrase rolls off my tongue and fills me with a refreshing hope.  I am in a place of needing rest ~ like a large glass of water!  Many believe, rightly so, that this rest…

Everything, Really?

“I consider everything a loss compared to the surpassing greatness of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord…” Philippians 3:8 Everything Lord, really? Consider everything a loss?  This is quite a statement by Paul and it is a crossroad that we, who…

Jesus is My Legacy

“When she poured this perfume on my body she did it to prepare me for burial.  I tell you the truth, wherever this gospel is preached throughout the world, what she has done will also be told, in memory of…

The Good Shepherd

I know a man who works just outside the center of Philadelphia.  He was telling us about the many homeless and other derelict people who inhabit the streets near where he works.  He is often pan-handled as he makes his…