“And this is the will of Him who sent Me, that everyone who sees the Son and believes in Him may have everlasting life; and I will raise him up at the last day” – John 6:40, NKJV Recently, when I was watching the animated Bible story, Bread From Heaven, I was struck by Jesus’s Words.… Read More The Father’s Will
He is not here; for He is risen, as He said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay – Matthew 28:6 This morning I read three Gospel accounts of the resurrection of Jesus. The empty tomb meant that Jesus had risen as He had said He would. We can always trust in His Word and… Read More Rejoice!
“The Lord’s loved ones are precious to him; it grieves him when they die” – Psalm 116:15 When I read this, I thought about Jesus. He was a close friend to a man named Lazarus and his sisters Martha and Mary. One day Jesus received an urgent message from the two sisters telling Him that… Read More Grief
It has been over a month since we lost our dear son. There are times when I feel fine and there are other times when I break down and sob uncontrollably because the pain is so deep. It’s deep, deep down and it hurts. The void he has left in our lives is like a… Read More Coping As Best As We Can
A time to be born, and a time to die – Ecclesiastes 3:2 Death is inevitable yet when it comes, it’s a blow. On Wednesday, I lost my father. Although we were expecting him to pass away, it was still a shock. We had hoped that he would hang on a little longer so that… Read More A Time to Die
Thanksgiving has come and gone in Canada and the United States. Many of us enjoyed delicious turkey dinners with our families and reflected on all that we were thankful for. We were thankful that we have shelter, jobs, families and friends. Just recently many people got laid off from their jobs. Those of us who still… Read More Gifts Thankfully Received