Failure to communicate? ∙

Failure to communicate? ∙ “If anyone has ears to hear, let him hear.” – Mark 4:23 Mark 4:23-25  23 “Anyone with ears to hear should listen and understand.”  24 Then he added, “Pay close attention to what you hear. The closer you listen, the more understanding you will be given – and you will receiveContinue reading “Failure to communicate? ∙”

Nowhere Man ∙

Nowhere Man ∙ Mephibosheth lived in Jerusalem, regularly eating at the king’s table. Now he was lame in both feet. – 2 Samuel 9:13 1 Samuel 20:14-17  14 [Jonathan told David] and may you treat me with the faithful love of the LORD as long as I live. But if I die,  15 treat myContinue reading “Nowhere Man ∙”

The beloved are nots

The beloved are nots God blesses those who are poor in spirit and realize their need for him, for the Kingdom of Heaven is theirs. – Matthew 5:3 1 Corinthians 1:26-28  26 Remember, dear brothers and sisters, that few of you were wise in the world’s eyes or powerful or wealthy when God called you.Continue reading “The beloved are nots”

The illusion of control ∙

The illusion of control ∙ For everything, there is a season, a time for every activity under heaven. – Ecclesiastes 3:1   Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? Tell me if you know so much. – Job 38:4 Job 42:2-6  2 I know that you can do anything, and no one can stop you.Continue reading “The illusion of control ∙”

It might have been ∙

It might have been ∙ As a deer longs for streams of water, so I long for you, O God! – Psalms 42:1 Psalms 42:1-11  1 As a deer pants for flowing streams, so pants my soul for you, O God.  2 My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I comeContinue reading “It might have been ∙”