They tell me,Lord that when I seem To be in speech with you, Since but one voice is heard, its all a dream, One talker aping two. Sometimes it So, yet not as they Conceive it. Rather, I Seek in myself the things I hoped to say, But lo, my wells are dry. Then seeing… Continue reading Two Talkers, But One.
"What if I sleep and never wake up...?" Has such a thought ever crossed your mind, or tried to? I can't really put my finger on the specific spot this wary and stray thought shot from, but for a moment the full unfolding and quite breath taking fulfillment of it ignited a feverish attitude within… Continue reading What if I Sleep,and Never Wake Up?
Remember that in your life, religion is not merely one influence among others; it is to be an influence dominating all others. Counsels to Parents, Teachers, and Students, 489. I rejoice in the bright prospects of the future, and so may you. Be cheerful, and praise the Lord for His loving kindness. That which you… Continue reading The Dominating Influence
Instead of looking at ourselves, let us constantly behold Jesus, daily becoming more and more like Him... Christ has made every provision for us to be strong. He has given us His Holy Spirit, whose office is to bring to our remembrance all the promises that Christ has made, that we may have peace and… Continue reading How to be Strong
The grace of God has been freely offered to every soul...But character is not transferrable. No man can believe for another. No man can impart to another the character which is the fruit of the Spirit’s working. - God's Amazing Grace 214.4 Samson in his peril had the same source of strength as had Joseph.… Continue reading Samson Failed where Joseph Overcame: It’s all about the willpower
Sometimes things do not go according to plan, and people we trust betray us or betray the image we have of them. In life,people will fall in and out: friends will come in and former friends will go away. Sometimes it can be painful and unexpected but I believe God looks tenderly upon us in… Continue reading It Ain’t as Bad as It Seems
KJV Jeremiah 32 27 Behold, I am the LORD, the God of all flesh: is there anything too hard for me? NIV Luke 1 37 For nothing is impossible with God. Sometimes life can be unpredictable and full of bitter and painful nuances;that prick, hurt and even sometimes maim and leave our delicate, mortal beings… Continue reading Nothing Is Too Hard For The Lord