All God’s People

John 4:9-10, “The Samaritan woman said to him, “You are a Jew and I am a Samaritan woman. How can you ask me for a drink?” (For Jews do not associate with Samaritans.) Jesus answered her, “If you knew the gift of God and who it is that asks you for a drink, you would…

GPS of Life

Proverbs 4:25-27 “Let your eyes look directly ahead. And let your gaze be fixed straight in front of you. Watch the path of your feet. And all your ways will be established. Do not turn to the right nor to the left; Turn your foot from evil.” Our GPS told us to leave the main…

Self

Luke 7:47,50, “Therefore, I tell you, her many sins have been forgiven—as her great love has shown. But whoever has been forgiven little loves little.” … Jesus said to the woman, “Your faith has saved you; go in peace.” The young woman tucked her photosynthesis report into her back pack, weaved her way down the…

The Old Man Is Gone

2 Corinthians 5:17 “Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come.” My husband has not always been the man he is today. There was a time when he felt the tightness of hand cuffs and looked through the bars of a jail…

Root of Bitterness

Acts 8:21-24, “You have no part or share in this ministry, because your heart is not right before God. Repent of this wickedness and pray to the LORD in the hope that he may forgive you for having such a thought in your heart. For I see that you are full of bitterness and captive…

Prayers in the Dark

Psalm 77:6, “I remembered my songs in the night. My heart meditated and my spirit asked:” Leaning on the window sill, I stared into the night. Clouds passed the stars diming what little light remained. I had not earned the right, but I prayed to the God I did not understand. “God, bring him home…