Living in the Now (Matthew 6:33-34)

33Instead, desire first and foremost God’s kingdom and God’s righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well. 34 Therefore, stop worrying about tomorrow, because tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. —Matthew 6:33-34 The Christianity that I grew up with was always looking to the future. “When … Continue reading Living in the Now (Matthew 6:33-34)

2/27/2011 — Unless the Lord Builds The House

I’m working on the buildingIt’s a true foundationI’m holding up the blood-stainedBanner for my lordWell I never get tired, tired, tired of working on the buildingI’m going up to heaven to get my reward—Lillian Bowles and W.O. Boyle Why is it,that WE think we’re so important in God’s equation,the equation, that is, that leads to … Continue reading 2/27/2011 — Unless the Lord Builds The House

2/10/2011 — A Sacrifice of Thanksgiving

Oh you beautiful fool…Swimming upstream kicking up wavesDreams weren’t meant to come trueThat’s why they call them dreams…“Beautiful Fool” By Don Henry Offer to God a sacrifice of thanksgiving, and make good on your promises to the Most High.—Psalm 50:14 Master of the Universe, and provider of us all,I raise up my praises this morning for … Continue reading 2/10/2011 — A Sacrifice of Thanksgiving

2/9/2011 — Farther Along

Tempted and tried, we’re oft made to wonderWhy it should be thus all the day long;While there are others living about us,Never molested, though in the wrong.—“Farther Along” by Anonymous/Unknown “Do not become envious,” the psalmist writes, “when some become rich, or when the grandeur of their house increases.” While I want  to be humble … Continue reading 2/9/2011 — Farther Along