“For verily I say unto you, That whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe that those things which he saith shall come to pass; he shall have whatsoever he saith.
Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive them, and ye shall have them.”
The state of Texas is facing many mountains right now,
Last night President Obama said, "This is the right thing to do, you should pass it!!" this was repeated over and over again. Whether or not you agree with what he was passionately proclaiming, something in us begins to listen when something is repeated.
I have been hearing the same thing over and over since I returned from Guatemala this summer. Gently, quietly, sometimes loudly, the Spirit has reminded me that what I have, possessions, talents, relationships, ministry
Today I am facing a lot of sadness, pain and a good deal of anger.
One of my friends recently relapsed and I just found out about it. The report was that he was in the hospital with a heart attack, but the truth is he was actually there because he overdosed.
My sadness is because of the trials I know he and his family will now face and the obstacles he will have to overcome to get back on the road to recovery. He has a wife and a daughter I know
SMILE! MIGHT AS WELL!
The other side of the story is:
Speaking of my mission trip to the mountains, there were a few undercurrents that I now feel emotionally calm enough to jot down for your amusement or "not."
I think it happened three or four days before our leave taking. I have good reason to know where it happened, at the dinner table. For a couple of weeks, I had noticed a strange fork in our flatware
Updated 09-09-2011 at 07:46 PM by RheaB
My Dad loved to fish. He loved everything about fishing. He bought lots and lots of rods and reels. His tackle box was filled to the brim with all sorts of treasures. He spoke about fishing and dreamt about fishing. During his working years as a postal carrier, he often spoke about retirement and, you got it, fishing! His dream was to retire and fish his life away. He even bought a canoe for his fishing trips. He didn’t want the noise of an engine. He just wanted to spend time in nature and fish