Category Archives: Mark

Puddles and Other Muck

There are days and seasons in life when things are just too overwhelming and difficult. Just too much. I seem to be slogging along through a season like that, one full of puddles and muck. Last week, my husband’s ministry … Continue reading

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Leaving the Comfort of My Own Little World

March 22 is World Water Day. Why should this matter to us? Why should this matter to me?  We are all so very wrapped up in our own little corner of our own little world, aren’t we? (My nod to … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Family, Giving, Gospel For Asia, Hope, Jesus, Love one another, March 2015, Mark, Others, Prayer, World Water Day | Leave a comment

By My Spirit I Put Wisdom In Their Hearts

“So he answered and said to me: ‘This is the word of the LORD to Zerubbabel: “Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit,” Says the LORD of hosts.’ ” ~ Zechariah 4:6 Why do we study the … Continue reading

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A Thankful and Faithful Bondservant

In Genesis 24, we find the account of how Rebekah came to be Isaac’s wife. It is a truly beautiful story, on many levels. And surprisingly, there is an example of humility, loyalty, trust, faithfulness, prayer, and thanksgiving shown to … Continue reading

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Meta Tauta

Anybody out there need some encouragement today? Anybody else looking around at the world and wondering how much longer? “O LORD, how long shall I cry, and You will not hear? Even cry out to You, ‘Violence!’ and You will … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Peter, 1 Thessalonians, 2 Peter, August 2014, Church, Consequences, Creation, Death, Faith, Forgiveness, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Habakkuk, Heart, Heaven, Hebrews, History, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, John, Letters to the Churches, Lies, Life, Love, Luke, Mark, Men, Mind, Nature, Peace, Prayer, Revelation, Romans, Sacrifice, Salvation, Satan, The Bride of Christ, The Father, The Future, The Rapture | Leave a comment

God’s Riches Freely Given

“But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us…that in the ages to come He might show the exceeding riches of His grace in His kindness toward us in Christ Jesus.” ~ … Continue reading

Posted in 1 John, 1 Timothy, Blessings, Ephesians, Faith, Giving, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Heaven, Hebrews, Hope, Joy, Knowledge, Life, Love, Mark, Matthew, May 2014, Men, Mercy, Moses, Peace, Philippians, Romans, Salvation, The Nature of God, Wisdom | 2 Comments

On Your Best Behavior?

How are you doing today? Feeling a bit lost? My life has been upended these last few weeks, and I am rather discombobulated myself. With all of the construction work wanted by our buyers, our home sweet home has turned … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, April 2014, Armor of God, Blessings, Cursing, Ephesians, Faith, Family, God, God's Word, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, John, Joy, Life, Love, Love one another, Mark, Matthew, Men, Mind, Obedience, Others, Paul, Peace, Philippians, Prayer, Repentance, Romans, Satan, Sin Nature | Leave a comment