Posts Tagged: Scripture

Be Cautious of Your Tongue

Look at the ships also, though they are so great and are driven by strong winds, are still directed by a very small rudder wherever the inclination of the pilot desires. So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things. See how great a forest is… Read more »

Mark 8:36-37

I saw this hawk in our backyard waiting and watching for a meal to pass by. One never did. Eventually, he flew on. For what does it profit a man to gain the whole world, and forfeit his soul? For what will a man give in exchange for his soul? Mark 8:36-37

Psalm 119

Forever, O Lord, Your word is settled in heaven. Your faithfulness continues throughout all generations; You established the earth, and it stands. They stand this day according to your ordinances, For all things are your servants. Psalm 119:89-91

The Invitation

Here it is!!! The post that I’ve been super excited to write all week long!  Today is indeed Easter Sunday. For some that means getting dolled up and heading out to church, and for some it means snuggling up on the couch with a yummy chocolate bunny, and for some it means both!  (I like… Read more »

“What Then Shall We Say to These Things?”

This is a post about faith and what faith can do. There will be more posts about cakes, cookies, and other such things soon enough. Today though, I need to relate my morning reading to you – my readers. Before my feet hit the floor this morning I read the words from Romans 8:31-39. They,… Read more »

Psalm 23:1

No matter how hard you try, you just can never quite be prepared for everything in life. Holding fast: The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. Psalm 23:1

Proverbs 3

The third chapter of the book of Proverbs speaks so soundly and clearly as to how we should live. The advice given therein cannot be disputed. Stress kills people. Folly and self-love kill people. How much smoother would we exist if we really took this proverb to heart? How much more at ease would we… Read more »

2 Samuel 22:1

“The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold and my refuge; My savior, You save me from violence.” 2 Samuel 22:1-3

Habakkuk 1:5

In the opening to the book of Habakkuk in the Old Testament, the prophet is asking God why there are so many horrible things allowed in society. God’s answer beginning in verse 5 was this: “Look among the nations! Observe! Be astonished! Wonder! Because I am doing something in your days-  You would not believe… Read more »

Isaiah 16:9

“In love a throne will be established; in faithfulness a man will sit on it – one from the house of David – one who in judging seeks justice and speeds the cause of righteousness.” Isaiah 16:9