Posts from the ‘Short Thoughts’ Category

Greater Things

Jesus “can do infinitely more than we can ask or imagine. Read more…

Patience

“True patience is the losing of our self-will in [God’s] perfect will…patience is not our gift…it is God’s gift” (Andrew Murray, Waiting on God, Day 14). Read more…

Help Is On The Way

This song has filled my mind for weeks. I share it for pure encouragement – not judgment.

Love Control 1

Friday night, on the way to work, I heard a small part of a Joyce Meyer talk on the radio. What grabbed me was this: God wants us to control self and love others, but we want to love ourselves and control others. Read more…

Mosquito Message

mosquitoThis past weekend the mosquitoes were active in large numbers. Since it has been very dry, with less than half our usual rainfall, I was watering our gardens. Read more…

Conscience

Praise adds nothing to your holiness, nor does blame take anything from it. You are what you are, and you cannot be said to be better than you are in God’s sight. If you consider well what you are within, you will not care what people say about you. They look to appearances but God looks to the heart. They consider the deed but God weighs the motive.

(Thomas a Kempis, Imitation of Christ, Book 2, Chapter 6)

The Spot That Spoils

As I drove to work on Saturday I noticed a spot on the windshield.. From that point on my eyes kept focussing on that mark. Read more…