The Thankful Face of Black Friday

At 4:00 a.m., the alarm jangled me out of a sound sleep. I dragged from my warm bed. Why had I let my daughter talk me into joining the hordes of pre-Christmas shoppers at this ungodly hour? I dressed, fixed my hair and makeup. You bet I wore makeup! Sipped a quick cuppa joe and we were off to the fray. Rush hour traffic at 4:45 a.m. Parking lots crammed–Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart, Sears, JC... read more

A String of Selah Pearls – Psalm 54:3

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 54:3 “Strangers are attacking me; ruthless men seek my life—men without regard for God. Selah.” Meditation Does this pearl say that all men who do not regard... read more