The Greatest Friday

April 18, 2014 Lisa 0

He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed. 1Peter 2:24 ESV (Today’s post is an excerpt taken from the sixth post in Desiring God’s 2014 Holy Week series “The Final Days of …

Why Me?

April 14, 2014 Lisa 0

When someone has been given much, much will be required in return; and when someone has been entrusted with much, even more will be required. Luke 12:48b NLT For a week now, I have been reminded EVERYDAY by my happily eager daughter that today was coming . And now that today …

Aging

April 10, 2014 Lisa 0

Scripture Picture–A Bible Study in one picture! This is for my brother Tim, who celebrates his birthday today. This quote by Robert Frost speaks to me of aging. May these scriptures be an encouragement. The wisdom and experience we glean as we grow older are blessings w …

Hitherto

April 7, 2014 Lisa 2

Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpeh and Shen, and called the name of it Ebenezer, saying, Hitherto hath the Lord helped us. 1 Samuel 7:12 KJV Have you ever felt that everything was against you? That you just couldn’t catch a break? I hate it when the en …

Buds, Blossoms AND Fruit!

March 24, 2014 Lisa 0

Now glory be to God, who by his mighty power at work within us is able to do far more than we would ever dare to ask or even dream of—infinitely beyond our highest prayers, desires, thoughts, or hopes. TLB I was sipping my hot chocolate and looked up to see the apricot blos …

Arguing

March 22, 2014 Lisa 0

Scripture Picture–A Bible Study in one picture! I love this saying: You don’t have to attend every argument you are invited to! With the climate on social media, it can be easy to jump in on the latest debate. Some people even “attend” without an invit …

Bounty Hunters

February 17, 2014 Lisa 0

You crown the year with a bountiful harvest; even the hard pathways overflow with abundance. Psalm 65:11 NLT I am a Bounty Hunter. Well, I am learning to be a Bounty Hunter. Not the kind like Dog, the Reality TV celebrity and not the kind that looks for quicker-picker-upp …

The Real “Endless Love”!

February 13, 2014 Lisa 0

I have loved you, my people, with an everlasting love. With unfailing love I have drawn you to myself. Jeremiah 31:3 NLT During our workout this morning, my friend told me her teen wanted to see the new movie remake, Endless Love. I’ve not seen the movie so I will reser …

Sherman, Crabtree and Martin Luther King

January 20, 2014 Lisa 2

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God. Matthew 5:9 KJV Sports bring out the best in us. Team camaraderie, belongingness and enthusiasm. Just take a look at my neighborhood!     One of these things is not like the others! Great cake Jim …

The Tallyman

January 12, 2014 Lisa 0

Love keeps no record of wrongs. 1 Corinthians 13:5 NIV I think it has already long been established that I am ”just not right in the head”. But just in case you need more proof—There we were discussing our Bible study questions when suddenly, I began to h …