Mad at God

  Challenges Women Face July 5, 2016 Dear Julie: My life is full of trials and worries. I attend church…sing in the choir..try to be good to people…My house went into foreclosure. I can’t find a place and no place to go..I find myself getting so mad at God. I feel like he’s let me down and he doesn’t care. I have faith, but I don’t have enough to give it all to God.... read more

Now that was a promise!

In Luke 2:9-14 some shepherds tended their flocks by night. All of a sudden an angel of the Lord appeared to them with a message from God. He told them they’d find their Savior, their promised Messiah, wrapped in swaddling clothes and lying in a manger.What? It seemed inconceivable that Israel’s deliverer would come as a baby, and a poor one at that! Yet the shepherds received the news and... read more

THE Promise – Genesis 3:15

Time to move on to a new promise–the best promise of all! It took place in the Garden of Eden after the Fall. When God saw man’s hopeless condition, he promised to send help, with a capital H. To the serpent, he said: And I will put enmity between you and the woman, and between your offspring and hers; he will crush your head, and you will strike his heel. And so it came to pass that God sent... read more

A String of Selah Pearls – Psalm 68:19

Positioned gracefully across the Book of Psalms is a string of seventy-one pearls, lovely beads of wisdom followed by the admonition SELAH which means, “Pause, think on these things, meditate.” Psalm 68:19 “Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens.  Selah.” Meditation He’s Lord!  He’s God!  Our Savior!  Our Burden... read more