Trapped…

Trapped…

Feeling trapped? Just want to roll over and hide? You are not alone!   Sometimes God allows us to be trapped so we learn to trust him – Exodus 14 tells us how we can find hope in his power!...
Right there in front of you…

Right there in front of you…

Genesis 21:19 (Genesis 21:8-21) Have you been so caught up in what you were trying to do that the obvious answer was right in front of you? Sometimes we are so focused on problems that we fail to see the solution. Come see what Hagar’s time in the wilderness can...
Here’s Your Change…

Here’s Your Change…

Acts 7:58 (Context Acts Ch 7, 9:1-19, 26:12-23) Television watching is not normally a big part of our lives, but recently my wife and I got hooked on a PBS series called “Poldark.” Spoiler alert for those who have not watched the second season. Francis and Ross are...
For Better Or Worse

For Better Or Worse

Matthew 27:45-46 Charles Dickens opens A Tale of Two Cities with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times …” (p1). His purpose was to capture the mood of London and Paris in the years leading up to the French and American Revolutions. It was times of...
Shake It Off!

Shake It Off!

Matthew 10:14 “Shake it off” is something my football coaches would say after getting my bell rung by a good hit. It carried over into words I would use with my children after a fall or a disappointment – “shake it off.” My coaches were not being insensitive, nor was...