Regrets

I have a feeling everyone has regrets about their past. I do, for sure. I regret that I didn’t become a Christian until I was in my thirties. Before that time, I did some pretty stupid things and lived only for myself. There is nothing that will change those events or their repercussions. I shudder […]

Choices

  Sometimes I try to imagine what God is like. My finite mind can’t comprehend even a fraction of His attributes. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.” Isaiah 55:9  How far are the heavens from the earth? Even from […]

A Phone Call to God

  Ring. Ring.  “Hello. You’ve reached Jeremiah 33:3 and will be connected immediately with no waiting time to speak to God.” “Yes.” I lowered my fist in a victory signal. “Hello, God.” “Good morning, my daughter. I love you, today.” “I love you, too, Lord. I was reading Ephesians 6:14 today about my breastplate of […]

Differences between two voices – God’s and Satan’s

Adapted by permission from Our Daily Bread On occasion, I question whether I’m hearing from the Lord or another. I read a helpful article in Our Daily Bread and got permission to summarize some of the information. Satan: Tone: accusing, nagging, and mocking. Generates fear and causes confusion. Vague: generates an overall sense of guilt, […]

Counting Blessings Instead of Sheep

I know most people my age have heard the song that admonishes us to count our blessings instead of sheep when we’re having a hard time getting to sleep. Tossing and turning some nights plagues everyone, no matter what the age. Our head hits the pillow and our thoughts cut loose like a bunch of […]