Category: Spiritual Principles

Summer Snippet 2: We can’t get a day back.

Our lives are like water spilled out on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again. (portion of 2 Samuel 14:14) I read this visual phrase¬† a few weeks ago. It’s tucked so neatly into 2 Samuel 14:14 but jumped off the page. I can’t get it out of my mind. I keep imagining pouring…[View Article]

I am a soldier.

This week I attended our city’s annual Memorial Day tribute. I always enjoy gathering with community members to say the pledge of allegiance, hear the Star Spangled Banner, listen to Amazing Grace on the bagpipes, hear Taps, and watch the release of doves, a symbol of peace. The event speaker this year was a newly…[View Article]

Thank you to all the people who are not famous.

This is a thank you to all the bright lights for Jesus in the world who are not famous. Your Instagram followers consist of family and friends only. No one recognizes you on the street. You go to bed each night exhausted, and wake up the next day to a routine, one you have been…[View Article]

Are we really the author of our story?

On every cover of a book the author’s name appears. Why? It’s the author’s story. The author decides the plot, creates the characters, and decides how events unfold. Others can have an opinion about an author’s handiwork, but the story belongs to the author and is protected by copyright laws. I have been captivated by…[View Article]

Is your picture of God too small?

Watch this 1.5 minute video clip HERE and then ask these questions about God. (@AMAZINGNATURE on Twitter, 1/1/2019 at 12:37 p.m.) Are you really handing God your problems? THIS God, not a smaller version you have in your head. …do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let…[View Article]