Category: Obedience

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…

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…

Fake Spring

With so many trees in the city, you could see the spring coming each day until a night of warm wind would bring it suddenly in one morning.  Sometimes the heavy cold rains would beat it back so that it…

Grace ~ What’s the Big Deal?

Why do I talk about grace all the time?  Why the hype?  What’s the big deal? These are questions asked by those who don’t quite understand this truth.  If a person “gets” it, there’s no way he/she can keep quiet…