“What are you doing here, Veronica?” She tried not to be distracted by his jean clad, half-naked body. “Did you put on any sunscreen or sunblock?” she asked. His expression darkened. “Never mind that,” he snapped. “What are you doing here?” “I wanted to help.” “Take a look around. How are you going to help?”… Read More Veronica Goes to the Farm
There has been only a marginal improvement in Timid Tom’s reading and writing abilities. However, with great determination and unwavering faith in her pupil, his English teacher continues to help him. 31 Words This was written for the Weekend Writing Prompt by Sammi Cox. For instructions, click Here. This was also posted for January 2021 Writing… Read More The Determined Teacher
And He said to them, “Which of you shall have a friend, and go to him at midnight and say to him, ‘Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine has come to me on his journey, and I have nothing to set before him’; and he will answer from within and say, ‘Do not trouble… Read More The Midnight Visitor
The Lord is a shelter for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. Those who know Your name trust in You, for You, O Lord have never abandoned anyone who searches for You (Psalm 9:9, 10) Whenever I am in trouble the first One I run to is the Lord. In Him I find… Read More Never Abandoned
I will thank You, Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all the marvellous things You have done. I will be filled with joy because of You. I will sing praises to Your name, O Most High (Psalm 9:1, 2) Everyday I thank the Lord for all He is doing in my life… Read More Thank You, Lord
“Look at this mess! It’s going to take a while to clean up.” “I’ll help you and get Joel to help too–” “No! I don’t want his help. As a matter of fact, I don’t want him coming around here anymore.” “Why not?” “He made this mess.” “That’s not true. Why would he do this?”… Read More Locked Away?
When we told our families that my husband, Josh had been diagnosed with bi-polar, his father’s reaction was to blame his wife. “It’s your fault that he’s mad. Your sister, Violet and your grand-mother were both mental cases. These things were kept from me when we were courting. If I had known that there was… Read More Fight the Stigma
Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God;For I shall yet praise Him, The help of my countenance and my God – Psalm 42:11, NKJV. No matter what is going on in your life, you must always hope in God. He is your Rock. Hope in… Read More Look Up!
Blessed is the man whose strength is in You, Whose heart is set on pilgrimage. As they pass through the Valley of Baca, They make it a spring; The rain also covers it with pools. They go from strength to strength; Each one appears before God in Zion (Psalm 84:5-7, NKJV). Our strength lies in the power of God’s Word and His Spirit. Our strength is in… Read More Our Strength
Many are they who rise up against me. Many are they who say of me, “There is no help for him in God.” But You, O Lord, are a shield for me, My glory and the One who lifts up my head. I cried to the Lord with my voice, And He heard me from His holy hill. Selah (Psalm 3:3, 4, NKJV) There are times when it seems like… Read More He Lifts Up My Head