Category Archives: Nature

Sweetly Broken

Lord, break my heart for what breaks Yours.  Have you ever prayed that prayer? If you dare, God will open your eyes and change your perspective. But be prepared for your world to be rocked. He will reveal calluses on … Continue reading

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Embracing Our Mediator and His Cross

“We prefer that God speak to us in the sunshine, but sometimes He must speak out of the storm.” ~ Warren Wiersbe Every time I read through the book of Job, I look forward to the last few chapters– where … Continue reading

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The Darkness of This Age

Oh my goodness, I have started into the book of Job in my daily reading, and what a timely study. It is always helpful to be reminded who our true enemy is. “Now there was a day when the sons … Continue reading

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Resting While the Waves Rise

We are here at the Oregon Coast for our yearly vacation. There is nothing that restores my soul like being at the ocean. The gentle roar of the waves woos my heart into its quiet place, blotting out the cacophony … Continue reading

Posted in Creation, December 2014, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Healing, Heart, Hebrews, Hope, Jesus, Joy, Life, Matthew, Mercy, Mind, Nature, Peace, Psalms, The Father, Waiting on the Lord | Leave a comment

Back at the Beginning

I am back at the beginning. Reading about the beginning of all beginnings. The beginning of history and Creation: “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” ~ Genesis 1:1 The beginning of man: “Then God said, ‘Let … Continue reading

Posted in August 2014, Commandments, Consequences, Creation, Cursing, Death, Fellowship, Forgiveness, Genesis, God, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hope, Jesus, Lies, Life, Love, Marriage, Matthew Henry, Men, Mercy, Nature, New Heaven and Earth, Obedience, Redeemer, Revelation, Sacrifice, Salvation, Satan, Self, Sin Nature, The Curse, The Fall of Man | Leave a comment

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

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He Restores My Soul

I sat in the garden, attempting to enjoy a blissful moment of peace in the relative cool of mid-morning. But even in a garden, thoughts wander – little niggling fears, doubts, suspicions, convictions steal into the solitude and beauty. In … Continue reading

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