The Rich Pilgrim

Is life comfortable with everything running smoothly? Then this is a time to fall humbly before God in thanksgiving and exercise faith to resist fleshly impulses. If you can “take life easy” life can be easily lost. Read more…

Your Heart Is in Your Hands

A joyful heart makes a cheerful face,
    but with a heartache comes depression.
The mind of a person who has understanding searches for knowledge,
    but the mouths of fools feed on stupidity.
proverbs-smiling-faces_0Every day is a terrible day for a miserable person,
    but a cheerful heart has a continual feast.
Better to have a little with the fear of the Lord
    than great treasure and turmoil.
Better to have a dish of vegetables where there is love
    than juicy steaks where there is hate.
A hothead stirs up a fight,
    but one who holds his temper calms disputes. Read more…

Love a Lot More

Hammer. Hammer. Hammer. God at work. Read more…

Thanksgiving Day 2015

This is Thanksgiving Day (in Canada). We came upon this in our devotional for October 7: Read more…

7 Words Ringing

I was in a small American town to visit some friends. The pastor (though I didn’t know he was) tested my faith fairly strongly. Read more…

Rejoice With Me

There has been so much very bad stuff happening recently, which includes a personal issue. But… Read more…

Enough to Work

God gives each of us all we need to do our spiritual work. Why is enough not enough? Read more…


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