Darkness or Light
January 27th, 2021
Our plane landed in Anchorage, Alaska, at 11:30 p.m. on June 24, 2019. A bright orange sun rested just above the horizon. Throughout our three-week vacation we observed gardens filled with gigantic ve...  Read More
January 26th, 2021
Years ago, my husband and I drove through a snowstorm in separate cars. It wasn’t long before the snowstorm was so blinding, I lost sight of his taillights. My white-knuckled driving slowed to a crawl...  Read More
Light up the Room!
January 25th, 2021
For many, January through March is a difficult time of shortened days and lengthened nights. Even if we are susceptible to winter weariness, God desires his Light to be displayed. We can be charitable...  Read More
Gold Discovered!
January 24th, 2021
The date was January 24, 1848. James W. Marshall discovered gold at Sutter’s Mill in California. That discovery brought 300,000 people west to search for gold. A few got rich. Many gave up. In a few s...  Read More
God\'s Word Shines Forth
January 23rd, 2021
We are grateful for the Word of God, for it serves to guide us on the journey of life! God’s Word is true. We can always count on Scripture to help light and lead us on our way. Whether we need consol...  Read More
I Can See Jesus in You
January 22nd, 2021
Jesus tells us that we are to be the light of the world, and we should reflect God’s light and let our light shine. God intends for the world to be able to see him by his reflection in his people. Our...  Read More
Our Epiphany Savior
January 21st, 2021
When the wise men came from the east looking for the newborn King of the Jews, were they surprised to find him in such humble surroundings? We do know that they were filled with joy as they followed t...  Read More
Face to Face
January 20th, 2021
Remember the phrase “the eyes are the window to the soul”? In fact, God created the brain right behind your eyes to have mirror neurons. These neurons pick up emotions from someone gazing at your face...  Read More
Lighten Up!
January 19th, 2021
I recall an often-used quote by an old friend of mine that says, “If you love Jesus, why don’t you tell your face about it?” Ah, the wisdom of us older adults, right?...  Read More
I Yam Who I Yam
January 18th, 2021
Popeye wasn’t the first to speak these words! It was Paul! Once a persecutor of Christians, Paul had become one of them. Once a skeptic of all things Christian, he became a believer....  Read More
Can't Sleep!
January 17th, 2021
Sometimes when I toss and turn, I think perhaps it’s the Holy Spirit who is nudging me awake. I can feel unsettled staring alone into the dark, and it may take a while to focus on his invitation. Fin...  Read More
Special Delivery
January 16th, 2021
All of us have experienced dark moments. And we all share the human condition of living in a dark world. But all Christians share the belief that our gracious God provides the most special delivery, b...  Read More