The Encounter

“Drink from your own well, my son—be faithful and true to your wife” – Proverbs 5:15 In all the years he had been married to Ashley, never once had he looked at another woman until that moment when he saw her leaning against the wall in the subway.  She was stunning and looked like a … More The Encounter

Living Water

But whoever drinks of the water that I will give him shall never thirst; but the water that I will give him will become in him a well of water springing up to eternal life” – John 4:14   When the Samaritan woman needed water, she went to the well to draw it.  There she … More Living Water

Changed

Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me. This was the prayer that changed Lisa’s life. Before she prayed it one night in her room, she was a selfish person.  She went about her busy life, not having time for anyone. She went to church, yes, but she … More Changed

Mr. Thornber

“Mr. Thornber,” his name spilled involuntarily from her lips. “What the blazes are you doing in here, Miss Roth?” demanded the gentleman.  “You should be outside taking  a turn in the garden.  It is a very pleasant afternoon.”  In a few strides he closed the distance between them.  He stopped abruptly beside her, facing the … More Mr. Thornber

A Friend’s Advice

Perfume and incense make you feel good, and so does good advice from a friend – Proverbs 27:9 Nothing is sweeter than the frank advice of a friend offered out of a loving heart. Just as perfume pleases the senses and lifts your spirit so does sharing your troubles with someone who cares the burden is … More A Friend’s Advice

It Takes Courage

Waiting takes courage.  That’s what King David implied when he said, “Wait on the Lord; Be of good courage, And He shall strengthen your heart; Wait, I say, on the Lord!” (Psalm 27:14). Waiting takes a lot of courage especially when you are tempted to act.  You want answers or results right away but God … More It Takes Courage