Tag Archives: Jesus

LONELINESS

There is a saying, “Strangers are only friends you haven’t met.” Although there may be a lot of truth to that generic statement, it avoids the obvious reality of the difficult process of making friends in new places. I say … Continue reading

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PRAYER STRATEGIES

If we want to pray effectively, we must learn to develop strategies. As in any war, there is a frontline that must be penetrated. One of our weapons is prayer. Our swords cannot be brandished randomly. They must be strategic to be effective. Continue reading

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THE SCARY PART OF WRITING

Shocker, Eek, blush, I’m getting comments. People are actually reading what I’m writing! (Yeah….? Aah, isn’t that the point?) I realize that the point of blogging is to get your name out there, get your POV out there, etc. But … Continue reading

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A Prayer by William Schellenberg

This beautiful prayer was written by the father of a friend of my mother.  Written prior to his death on October 12, 2013. Every day I need thee Lord, but this day especially  I need some extra strength to face … Continue reading

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WHAT IS LOVE ?

Love the Lord your God, with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself. (NIV Matthew 22:37,38, … Continue reading

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COMPASSION AND SHARING

Acts 4:32-35 The believers were united in heart…..they shared everything they had…..there were no needy people among them. Whoa!  Can you imagine the society at the time of the apostles?  Believers shared everything they had with each other!  Can you … Continue reading

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