Narrow, Tight, and Compressed – Oh My!

Narrow, Tight, and Compressed – Oh My!

Matthew 7:13-14 Enter through the narrow gate.   For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it.  But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it. I wonder why so few find the narrow...
We Do Have a Choice.

We Do Have a Choice.

Yesterday we purchased six baby chicks.  Four of them are a week old, and two of them are six weeks old. I can’t imagine how they must have felt — shoved in a box, placed in a strange environment with big humans picking them up throughout the day.  It must...
Feel like capturing something today?

Feel like capturing something today?

This morning I picked up my 1984 version of the NIV Study Bible.  I was reading in 2 Corinthians and stumbled upon one of the footnotes that stopped me. 2 Corinthians 10:3-5 For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does.  The weapons we fight...
Turn, Flee, and Pursue.  Yes, YOU.

Turn, Flee, and Pursue. Yes, YOU.

2 Timothy 2:19b “The Lord knows those who are His,” and, “Everyone who confesses the name of the Lord must turn away from wickedness.” I was just reading in Timothy and that scripture caught my eye. If we confess the Name of the Lord, we must...
It happened before 8:10am.

It happened before 8:10am.

John 10:27 My sheep listen to My voice; I know them, and they follow Me. Wow, I had two tests this morning — or should I say two chances to hear God’s direction. For some reason my daughter and I were running late for school.  I don’t understand how...