Monthly Archives: November 2014

To Receive Honor

A man’s pride brings him low,     but a man of lowly spirit gains honor. Proverbs 29:23 Living with God, as His follower, His servant, in relationship with Him, is a little bit counter-intuitive.  We might normally associate a proud man … Continue reading

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Nearer My God to Thee

There are times in a Christian’s journey when we just “know” something, when we comprehend something, when we must do something. Sometimes we call this that “soft still voice” but there really isn’t a voice, it’s more of an understanding, … Continue reading

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There and Back Again

We’re back from our little adventure in Jamaica; boy was I thrilled to walk home from the Metro through a rain and snow mix after spending a week on tropical beaches! We had a wonderful time, met some really great … Continue reading

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We are His

“Shout for joy to the LORD, all the earth.    Worship the LORD with gladness;     come before him with joyful songs.  Know that the LORD is God.     It is he who made us, and we are his;     we are his … Continue reading

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A Thanksgiving Prayer

This is something that I wrote some years ago, but it still applies today… Father, I thank you for all of the ways in which you have blessed me and my family.  Our blessings are so great that it is … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: November 26, 2014

Mount Vernon, Virginia October 31, 2013.

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#1: Remembering Martin Van Buren

I think every kid in America has found this post when doing a homework assignment, and surely, they all have one of these pictures in their report. Yes dear friends, this is the most viewed post in the history of … Continue reading

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