Do you ever just feel like God’s blessings pour out on you? Do you ever feel like he is just to far away to even care? I have felt both at times, and I think we can all guess which feeling I prefer. However, I know that even when God feels far away, he is still there, and his blessings pour out still. I’ve been pretty busy lately, summer does that you know 🙂 So I don’t have any long […]
Sometimes I look through my photos and just “want to be there”. The above photo is of the Oregon Coast, taken three years ago when hubby and I went out there to see his family and celebrate our first anniversary.
He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. Then are they glad because they be quiet; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven. Psalms 107:29-30 Where is our “desired haven”? The Lord has promised us rest from the storms of this life when we call on him. vs. 28 Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses. vs.31 Oh that men would praise the […]
Our God is strong. The psalmist says “His strength, is in the clouds” Many time the Bible uses clouds or the sky to describe the strength of God. More interestingly, the clouds were used to hide the glory of God. In the Old Testament, the clouds came down and sat on mount Sinai and hid the glory of God while he gave Moses the Law. When the cloud had descended upon the mountain, there was fire and smoke and lightening. […]
First, the inspiration for this post. Jesus is talking about trust. He says “take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink…” Mat.6:25 Trust is an issue with me. I’ve always had a hard time trusting others. It’s easier to just depend on myself because I know I can do it. There is a problem with that, though. Maybe I should say several problems. Number one is the stress. When you try to do […]