Two Things About God

But the Lord is in His holy temple; the Lord still rules from heaven.  He watches everything closely, examining everyone on earth (Psalm 11:4) Photo by Nashua Volquez-Young from Pexels There are two things about God which comfort me.  The first is that He is in control.  The second is, nothing happens without His knowledge.  

Big Mouth

“What’s the meaning of this?” Audrey demanded after she’d marched over to the television and switched it off.  “Kids, off to bed NOW!” They scurried past the fish tank, not daring to protest as they usually did.  They could see that Mom was mad.  After casting sympathetic glances at their baby-sitter, Avril, they raced up …

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In the Driver’s Seat

Imagine waking up every weekday, going along the same route and meeting up with trouble. You are doing your job and following rules but you are disrespected, yelled at, called names and threatened. This is the kind of day *Susan has every week as she goes along her bus route. On several occasions when I …

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Her Nazi Grandfather

I lapsed into silence, I slept a lot and I wasn’t really functioning. Only afterward did I begin to analyze the situation and try to understand the characters of my mother and my grandmother. I only started to learn more about my grandmother at the end. Today I understand that I went through the process …

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Correction

The rod and reproof give wisdom, But a child left to himself brings shame to his mother - Proverbs 29:15 Sometimes talking to your child doesn't work.  Time out doesn't work.  I have been told that some children learn the hard way.  It's embarrassing for mothers when they take the children out to the mall …

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