The Boundary Lines Have Fallen For Me In Pleasant Places

November 26, 2014 Lisa 0

Lord, You are my portion and my cup of blessing. The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places; surely I have a delightful inheritance. Psalm 16:5-6 NIV When we were kids, my brothers and I used to fight in the back seat of the car. To my recollection, it didn’ …

OUT OF CONTROL

October 27, 2014 Lisa 0

Yours is the mighty power and glory and victory and majesty. Everything in the heavens and earth is yours, O Lord, and this is your kingdom. We adore you as being in control of everything. 1 Chronicles 29:11 TLB Recently, I went out on a limb and revealed something personal o …

Indecent Exposure

October 15, 2014 Lisa 2

Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins. 1 Peter 4:8 A loud cry came from downstairs, “Mommmmmm!”. My heart nearly stopped but my body took flight as I raced down two stairs at a time and into the living room from where the …

One Step Ahead Of You

September 25, 2014 Lisa 0

The LORD himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Deuteronomy 31:8 After twenty-seven-and-a-half years of marriage, my husband knows just what to say. When asked the most consequenti …

Forgiveness

September 6, 2014 Lisa 0

Scripture Picture–A Bible Study in one picture! Forgiveness is one of the most foundational aspects of the Gospel. So many people today behave as though it is optional. The Bible is pretty clear that we will not be forgiven if we do not forgive. Although 490 is a finite …

NOT OVER TILL THE FAT LADY SINGS

August 21, 2014 Lisa 0

They were singing the song that his servant Moses and the Lamb had sung. They were singing, “Lord God All-Powerful, you have done great and marvelous things. You are the ruler of all nations, and you do what is right and fair.”  Revelation 15:3 CEV All my life, I …

Clanging Cymbals

July 31, 2014 Lisa 0

If I did not love others, I would be nothing more than a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 1 Corinthians 13:1 CEV Recently I reached a milestone in my life. I have now lived half a century! And, at absolutely no cost to you–’cause that’s just the kind of p …

Big Big Yard (Again)

July 17, 2014 Lisa 2

 While we are here on earth, we sigh because we want to live in that heavenly home. 2 Corinthians 5:2 CEV (I am reposting this from last year because today marks the One Year Anniversary of Jasonte Medsker’s  passing from this life to the next. We commemorate his bea …

The Prayer From Assisi?

June 30, 2014 Lisa 0

Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness. Romans 6:13 NIV If you have spent even jus …

Ten Thousand Things

June 3, 2014 Lisa 0

For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts. Isaiah 55:9 KJV Today, I saw a quote by John Piper that made me smile. In just one sentence he put everything and everyone in their place. Sometimes we forg …