Put Me In Coach
April 29th, 2020
If you’re as old as I am you probably remember John Fogerty’s song Centerfield with the lyrics “Put me in coach, I’m ready to play today. Put me in coach, I’m ready to play today. Look at me I can pl...  Read More
Praising God at All Times
April 27th, 2020
I have learned to praise God and thank Him at all times. Whether things in my life aregood or bad; do you know why? Praising God is an amazing way to be encouraged anduplifted. Even in the middle of ...  Read More
Jesus Ever Lives to Make Intercession for You
April 24th, 2020
There is a thought that comforts me so much of my time, especially during thesedisturbing days. I pray that it encourages you today as well. This thought is thatJesus is interceding for me. I love th...  Read More
April 23rd, 2020
When I entered junior high and needed to pick an elective, I chose choir. I figured it wouldbe an easy class, I would be able to meet some new people and that would be it. What Ididn’t know at the ti...  Read More
Why so downcast O my soul?
April 22nd, 2020
All the great motivational speakers tell us the importance of “self talk”. One speaker said, “The most important conversation you will ever have is the conversation you have with yourself!” In the ab...  Read More
April 21st, 2020
Ecclesiastes 3: 1, 11 To everything there is a season, a time for every purpose under Heaven. He has made everything beautiful in its time. When I think about time, I am always drawn back to Creation ...  Read More
Standing Strong In The Wind
April 20th, 2020
I have five Queen Palm trees growing next to the west facing wall in my backyard. I planted them over 20 years ago. Initially they were all the same size. But over the span of two decades they haven’...  Read More
Sticks And Stones
April 17th, 2020
While growing up, almost everyone heard the phrase, "Sticks and stones will break my bones, but words will never hurt me." The reality is that words are very hurtful and very harmful.•Do your words g...  Read More
All of Your Prayers Are Heard
April 16th, 2020
This week, we’re reminded that Jesus chose the way of the cross out of love for you. Throughout our lives, and especially at this difficult time in our world, we may go through some of the sufferings...  Read More
He Never Sleeps
April 14th, 2020
Over the past few weeks, I find myself reading a lot from the Book of Psalms. What a greatbook, often it reads like a middle school girl’s diary, but the ups and downs are so relevant,and they always...  Read More
April 13th, 2020
Psalm 42: 1-2 "As the deer pants for the water brooks, so pants my soul for You, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God, when shall I come and appear before God?" What a beautiful word pic...  Read More
Riding the Storm Out
April 10th, 2020
If you’ve lived anywhere in the Midwest like me you’ve probably had to ride out a few storms during the summer months. I grew up in the heartland of Illinois where corn fields met the horizon and you...  Read More