Many years ago the teacher of our Young Marrieds Sunday School Class would regularly remind us to practice the presence of God. His admonition became a goal for me. I have remembered it often over the years and more often in the past few years. Psalm 105:4 says, “Seek the Lord and his strength, seek his presence continually.” I can’t say that I am aware of his presence continually, but I am confident He is there whether I am aware of it or not.Read More
If I am already saturated by my earthly life and the cares of this world, there is no room left for me to be able to soak up more of my Lord.
Why am I afraid to make the choice to be saturated in Him?
Am I afraid of what He might require of me?
Am I afraid of what I might have to give up?
I need to “dry out” from being saturated with the World and self.
The day continued to roll by, still no prospects. I started to wonder if I had missed my opportunity. By the time of intermission at the play, I proceeded to the restroom and surprisingly ran into an old friend whom I hadn’t seen in years. Our children had attended Masters Academy together at Hebron Baptist Church nearly ten years ago. At the time, she was a practicing Buddhist, but I had remembered her as one who was seeking truth and had many questions about Jesus…. read more.Read More
I love this word picture. Being so full of God’s words that nothing else can fit in. This visual not only helps to keep my soul in His Peace, but also fills my mind with His instructions!!Read More