I have learned to be content ∙

I have learned to be content ∙ I have learned to be content in any circumstance. – Philippians 4:11 Philippians 4:10-13  10 How I praise the Lord that you are concerned about me again. I know you have always been concerned for me, but you didn’t have the chance to help me.  11 Not thatContinue reading “I have learned to be content ∙”

At the crossroads ∙∙

At the crossroads ∙∙ Ask where the old, reliable paths are. Ask where the path is that leads to blessing and follow it. If you do, you will find rest for your souls. – Jeremiah 6:16 Jeremiah 6:16-19  16 This is what the LORD says: “Stop at the crossroads and look around. Ask for theContinue reading “At the crossroads ∙∙”

The patron saint of mediocrity ∙∙

The patron saint of mediocrity ∙∙ But when anything is exposed by the light, it becomes visible, for the light makes everything visible. – Ephesians 5:13-14 John 3:19-21  19 God’s light came into the world, but people loved the darkness more than the light, for their actions were evil.  20 All who do evil hateContinue reading “The patron saint of mediocrity ∙∙”

Following the Leader ∙∙

Following the Leader ∙∙ If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross daily, and follow me. – Luke 9:23 Luke 9:23-25  23 And He was saying to them all, if anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take upContinue reading “Following the Leader ∙∙”

The Miracle Worker ∙∙

The Miracle Worker ∙∙ Your instructions are a doorway through which light shines. They give insight to the untrained. – Psalms 119:130 Psalms 19:7-13  7 The instructions of the LORD are perfect, reviving the soul. The decrees of the LORD are trustworthy, making wise the simple.  8 The commandments of the LORD are right, bringingContinue reading “The Miracle Worker ∙∙”