Finding the Good in the Bad

“In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials.  These have come so that your faith of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire may be proved genuine.”  1 Peter 1:6-7   I would love to gain … Continue reading Finding the Good in the Bad

It’s Not About Me

“Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than ourselves.  Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests, but also to the interests of others.”  Philippians 2:3-4   Our relationship with Jesus is a personal one.  Jesus pursues us deeply.  He … Continue reading It’s Not About Me

Guarded by God

“For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.”  Psalm 91:11   Have you ever wondered why things happen the way they do?  There have been countless times, when things go badly, I grudgingly ask, “why?!”  God has good reason to allow things to happen.  One Sunday Morning, I … Continue reading Guarded by God