Very Few Things in Life Are True Emergencies

“… You can be sure that God will take care of everything you need, his generosity exceeding even yours in the glory that pours from Jesus. Our God and Father abounds in glory that just pours out into eternity…” Philippians 4:19-20 (The Message)   A few weeks ago I was reflecting on the adventure GodContinue reading “Very Few Things in Life Are True Emergencies”

Circumstances Aren’t Always What They Seem

“Not to us, Lord, not to us but to your name be the glory, because of your love and faithfulness.” Psalm 115:1 (NIV)   We drive two old cars and as a result, something always seems to be breaking down.  Last fall we found a new mechanic and took our car in for necessary repairs. Continue reading “Circumstances Aren’t Always What They Seem”

Our Days Are Numbered Brings Comfort

“Just as people are destined to die once, and after that to face judgment,” Hebrews 9:27 (NIV)   I have referred to the fact that God delivered me from the fear I used to have of winter driving.  It was bad.  About a month after I experienced the deliverance, I again experienced overwhelming fear aboutContinue reading “Our Days Are Numbered Brings Comfort”

Freedom From Fear – Part II

“The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.” Romans 8:15 (NIV)   Last time we talked, I was explaining the background behind why I was so scared of winterContinue reading “Freedom From Fear – Part II”