‘Non merito niente, ma accetto tutto’ Encouragement is found in many places. When I realize that because of what God has done for me, I can call Him Father and address Him with confident expectation of receiving even more. While at the same time I in no way merit or deserve such a status. WhenContinue reading “I Deserve Nothing; But I Accept Everything!”
And a voice came from heaven: “You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased.” Mark 1:11 You and I will probably never hear an audible voice like Jesus did on that momentous day. Yet confidence and faith for living each day can be drawn from knowing who you are. ButContinue reading “The Fact”
Realizing that life brings bitter and sweet the lyrics of this song have been teaching me much about how the years add up but…. (“over all these”) God has been ever faithful to keep us. BFPPG = Blessing Favor Protection Provision and Grace from an everlasting, ever-faithful God. Every bee that brings the honeyNeeds aContinue reading “Al Kol Eleh (“Over All These”)”
Winston Churchill said: “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” We are 21 days into the “Lord’s Table” and I pray that you are doing your best to work towards success, but if you, like myself, missed some days it’s not too late to start again. TheContinue reading “Success is not final, Failure is not Fatal”
The nature of living in a fallen world means that we will frequently be tempted to lead out of pride and fear. Whatever the source of our temptation—personal struggles, challenges involving other people, or changing circumstances and opposition—we always have the choice to once again renew our trust in God and ask Him to transformContinue reading “12 Days and the need for renewal and recommitment”
Congratulations, we have completed a week of “Feasting at The Lord’s Table”. While our book exhorts us that, our goal, is to learn to enjoy Christ more, and form new eating habits that, with God’s help will last a lifetime. Because of our focus on enjoying Christ in this way our weight and foodContinue reading “It’s Been a Week!”
To my two Firsts; My first born daughter and granddaughter, I say thank you for inviting me to participate with you both on this special step in all our lives. How is it that we can have so much knowledge about how to lose weight, but be bankrupt in applying that knowledge? The Lord’s TableContinue reading “Learning, Leaning and Living at The Lord’s Table”
So what’s the difference between a Happy New Year and a Good New Year?
The Hebrew phrase *Shanah Tovah* conveys the hope for a good year rather than a happy one, and the reason for that distinction contains great significance.
What is most important, what has long-lasting, what will be the best choice for me today? Today I considered what I am most devoted too. I asked myself what matters most to me personally, what is my driving force and are my choices today aligned with that goal. I am a Disciple of Jesus byContinue reading “Facebook or TheBook”