From waste to wonder ∙

From waste to wonder ∙ Then the LORD God formed the man from the dust of the ground. He breathed the breath of life into the man’s nostrils, and the man became a living person. – Genesis 2:7 Genesis 1:1-2  1 In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.  2 The earth wasContinue reading “From waste to wonder ∙”

Harps on the willows ∙

Harps on the willows ∙ The LORD said, “I will make Jerusalem a heap of ruins. Jackals will make their home there. I will destroy the towns of Judah so that no one will be able to live in them.” Jeremiah 9:11 Psalms 137:1-4  1 Beside the rivers of Babylon, we sat and wept asContinue reading “Harps on the willows ∙”

Do the right thing ∙

Do the right thing ∙ So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin. – James 4:17 Luke 12:47-48  47 And a servant who knows what the master wants, but isn’t prepared and doesn’t carry out those instructions, will be severely punished.  48 But someone whoContinue reading “Do the right thing ∙”

When a generation knows not God

When a generation knows not God The people of Israel served the LORD throughout the lifetime of Joshua and of the elders who outlived him – those who had personally experienced all that the LORD had done for Israel. – Joshua 24:31 Judges 21:25 In those days Israel had no king; all the people didContinue reading “When a generation knows not God”

Planning your day ∙

Planning your day ∙ O God, You are my God; I shall seek You earnestly. – Psalms 63:1 Psalms 5:3 Listen to my voice in the morning, LORD. Each morning I bring my requests to you and wait expectantly. Psalms 37:5 Commit everything you do to the LORD. Trust him, and he will act onContinue reading “Planning your day ∙”