Age of Youth

 

    Being Faithful

    Sun, Aug 6, 2017
    2 Chronicles 16:9 (KJV)  9 For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. …. God is longs to bless those who are faithful to Him.  Solomon wrote that a faithful man shall abound in blessings (Prov. 28.20) Being faithful God and keeping Him as your first priority ...
     

    In The Extreme

    Sun, Jul 30, 2017
    Have you noticed how the generation that we are in right now, likes to take everything to the edge?  Constantly, living on the edge.  Even television reflects this desire for risky behavior.  There are shows like X-Factor, American Ninja Warrior and Spartan Races, just to name a few.  They get a rush by taking on seemingly insurmountable challenges and beating ...
     

    Legacy

    Sat, Jul 29, 2017
    Are there stories in scripture that inspire you every time that you read them.  I have one.  In Samuel, when he writes about David’s mighty men. The scripture tells us that when the others ran from the Philistines, Shammah was willing to defend his ground.  It was a field full of lentils (lentils are in the same category as peas). Yet, ...
     

    Dad

    Sun, Jun 18, 2017
    Dad He never looks for praises He’s never one to boast He just goes on quietly working For those he loves the most His dreams are seldom spoken His wants are very few And Most of the time his worries Will go unspoken too He’s there…A firm foundation Through all our storms of life A sturdy hand to hold to In times of stress and strife A true friend we can turn to When ...
     

    Not A Chef

    Sun, Jun 11, 2017
    Just in case there is any doubt, I want to clear something up, I am not now, nor will I every a a master chef, or even an amateur cook. However, every now and then I do prepare a meal. Usually, my specialty involves a crock pot and two or three ingredients. Let’s just say that I’m not expecting an ...
     

    Her Hands

    Mon, May 15, 2017
    © Maggie Pittman Her hands held me gently from the day I took my first breath. Her hands helped to guide me as I took my first step. Her hands held me close when the tears would start to fall. Her hands were quick to show me that she would take care of it all. Her hands were there to brush my hair, or straighten ...
     

    By What Power

    Sun, May 7, 2017
    The Book of Acts records a moment when Peter and John were being questioned. They were asked “by what power, or by what name, have ye done this?” What those asking the question didn’t realize was that it wasn’t by what power OR name. It was one and the same, the power is in the name. ...
     

    Wiser Than Adults

    Sun, Apr 30, 2017
    In some ways children are far wiser than adults. At least children know that there are certain things that are absolutely true. Here is a list of truths about life that little children have learned and totally believe. No matter how hard you try, you can’t baptize cats. – When your mom is mad at your dad, don’t let her ...
     

    Never Too Old

    Sun, Apr 23, 2017
    You’re never too old, and it is never too late for God to use you. Moses was eighty years old when he got his assignment, and Caleb was 85 when God gave him his mountain. If anybody could have retired comfortably, it would have been Abraham. But God came knocking. In Genesis 12 we find God telling him to ...
     

    The Cross

    Sun, Apr 16, 2017
    When God left heaven for me To die on an old rugged tree He endured humiliation and shame He was whispering my name As He walked up Mount Calvary He was saying I love you I love you this much You’re the reason I wrapped myself in flesh You’re the reason I took on the form of a man He was saying I love you And You’re the reason I ...