Are You Expecting?

(from the vault-2015) A Baby on the Way!  My Daughter-in-Law is pregnant with her first child. I guess you can just call me “Granny D.” Showers of Blessing With the first child, new parents really want to be ready for everything. Once they find out the gender of the baby, they might start by preparing …

He-Brews the Best

It WAS THE WORST OF POTS... I waited. And I waited. And I waited some more. Imagine if you will, a freight train starting down the tracks, picking up speed, getting louder as it comes closer, yet never actually arriving at its destination. But how could such a small thing make so much racket, and …

You’re Welcome

But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us. (Romans 5:8) For a while I didn’t have a welcome mat in front of my door. I was surprised at how much good that mat did. Without it I had a ton of dirt in the …

Earth-Shattering, Chain-Breaking, Door- Opening, Jailer-Saving, Criminal’s-Staying, God-Pleasing PRAISE!

Acts 16:16-40 After God delivered a demon-possessed girl through the ministry of the Apostle Paul in Jesus’ name, the girl’s handlers realized that their business through her was finished. The handlers then accused Paul and his companion, Silas of  "throwing the city into confusion." The officials dragged Paul and Silas into the public square, beat …

God-Sized Patience

I used to consider myself a patient person, but the other day while I was waiting for someone to help me at Walmart, I realized that maybe I’m not so patient after all. Because I had my cell phone to keep me busy while I waited (equipped with Facebook, email, etc.), and since I wasn’t …

The Wandering Eye

I went to the eye doctor the other day for the first time since I was a small child. I found out that I have a wandering eye. Well, two of them, actually. I used to think they were lazy eyes, but apparently they are prone to wander, as opposed to just lying on the …

Follow the Leader

As a child, I remember playing the game, “Follow the Leader.” If you were lucky enough to be the leader then you would have the power to control all of the actions of those behind you. Much like Simon Says, if they didn’t follow the leader then they were out of the game. That’s fine …