Forgive Them…

Forgive them, Jesus repeated that phrase many times during His ministry, but the most striking time; other than the time that cuts me to the core as my sweet Savior is dying on the cross; is the parable of the unforgiving servant.  That story it's a hard one to hear, I mean we are all … Continue reading Forgive Them…

Merry Christmas

It's Christmas Day, the day we celebrate our dear Savior's birth, our King's birth.  The day we pause to ponder the significance of one tiny baby boy, dressed in rags, lying in a manger, born of a virgin in a stable.  Yet, foretold by prophets, announced by angels and a whole heavenly host, visited by … Continue reading Merry Christmas


For several weeks our Sunday school teacher has opened with this verse as a gentle reminder that we need to thank God for our blessings not grumble about our trials.  I always whisper it along with him, smiling over every word.  It's long been a favorite go to passage of mine.  Every since I opened … Continue reading Rejoice!

Fishers of Men

And he said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.”  (Matthew 4:19) I used to enjoy going fishing with my husband, before our son came along we would head out bright and early in the boat, fish all day.  It was so exhilarating - the tranquility of the lake, the … Continue reading Fishers of Men