Waking Up From Dreams

The siren-like sound of an alarm clock busts apart your frolic through a field of stars. Waking with a jolt, you tiredly check the time. Apparently, you pressed the snooze function one time too many and now you’re an hour late. Jumping out of bed, really with no direction at all, you rummage around your…… Continue reading Waking Up From Dreams

Faith in Trial

As this year is coming to a close, I have kept up with my annual ritual of reading through my journal to see where I was one, even two years prior. A lot has inspired me reading through the entries. I’ve mourned mistakes but also rejoiced in revelation. I came across a word study I…… Continue reading Faith in Trial

Be the Example

What would our world look like if everyone lived by these simple exhortations? •Let love be genuine. •Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. •Love one another with brotherly affection. •Outdo one another in showing honor. •Do not be slothful in zeal, be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord. •Rejoice in hope,…… Continue reading Be the Example

First

There’s nothing like the holidays to remind me that I’m still single.  The couples walking hand in hand through a beautifully decorated mall while a pianist plays her favorite carols.  The songs telling of holiday romance, staying warm by the fire because, baby, it’s cold outside.  Of course it’s silly, but I will be the…… Continue reading First