For we are God’s masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago. Ephesians 2:10 I was completely mesmerized when I recently came across the Japanese artist, Riusuke Fukahori. Each of these amazing three-dimensional goldfish works of art are made by using a process of painting and … Continue reading What a Masterpiece!
The way of a fool seems right to him, but a wise man listens to advice. Proverbs 12:15 Everywhere we go, there is someone who is giving out advice. Not too long ago on the internet, we even had animals giving it! There was Advice Dog which inspired the meme, Advice Cat, which inspired the meme, … Continue reading A Little Advice
Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. 2 Corinthians 9:6 Ok, so I probably offended someone right off the bat with the dead cat picture. Sorry. Sometimes you just have to get people’s attention. John Piper, prominent pastor and author, said in his book Desiring God, … Continue reading Tackling Tightwaddery
Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. He who comes to me will never go hungry, and he who believes in me will never be thirsty. John 6:35 I took my first Spanish class in Eighth grade. Back then, the way they taught beginning Spanish was to have students listen to records. Yes, records. No, we didn’t … Continue reading Pasa Mi La Pan
For this reason also, God highly exalted Him, and bestowed on Him the name which is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus EVERY KNEE WILL BOW, of those who are in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and that every tongue will confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to … Continue reading Every Knee Will (Te)Bow!
“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” John 10:10 Last night, I had a dream about my mother who passed away a little over a year ago. It was one of those dreams from which you never want to … Continue reading Choose Life!
But Esau ran to meet Jacob and embraced him; he threw his arms around his neck and kissed him. And they wept. Genesis 33:4 NIV Recently as I was doing the Old testament reading for the One year Bible, I read this verse as I have many times before. But this time it hit me, Wait a minute, … Continue reading Esau, a Picture of Grace!
“Do not judge, or you too will be judged.” Mathew 7:1 My mother always used to say, ‘Believe nothing of what you hear and half of what you see’ and that was even before Photoshop! Now-a-days we see things all the time that misrepresent reality or the truth. With a few key strokes we can create misleading pictures like these. I … Continue reading Judge Not
Bitter pill, blind alley, blow, blunder, bringdown, bummer, bust, calamity, defeat, disaster, discouragement, downer, downfall, drag, dud, error, failure, false alarm, faux pas, fiasco, fizzle, flash in the pan, impasse, inefficacy, lemon, letdown, miscalculation, mischance, misfortune, mishap, mistake, obstacle, old one-two, setback, slip, washout. What do all these words have in common? They are all synonyms for … Continue reading [dis-uh-point-muh’nt]
Ok here we are again! This is why I added the Burning Bush Sighting category! If you are new, Burning Bush Sightings are postings about personal everyday experiences where God is CLEARLY saying something. (Check out Wall of Fire Post for more info) I just posted my Monday Post and Bible study last night entitled 3 Strikes You’re Out? It is about … Continue reading People of the Second Chance.