Cause me to hear…

Cause me to hear your lovingkindness in the morning for in you do I trust. Cause me to know the way in which I should walk, for I lift up my soul to You. All the paths of the LORD are steadfast love and faithfulness for those who keep His covenant—Make me know your ways, […]

TODAY #15–Are you blessed?

There are blessings inherent with living above the poverty level.  I wake grateful for these.  Physical health, a godly husband, a home, a job…these are blessings.  But I had the distinct impression this morning that God’s greatest blessing have nothing to do with these things. Yes, I am meant to be grateful for all He […]

Humbled Prayer

I had not seen it before—this business of pride being the antithesis of casting care.  It’s right there prefacing a passage I’ve loved since I was a kid learning to cope with my propensity to worry… You know the passage: “Casting all your cares on Him, for He cares for you.” (I Pet.5:7)  Ahh… such […]

Losses and Gains

I will keep it short today, these ponderings, for the sake of the reader who, like me, finds the ‘to do’ list growing and has yet one more trip to make to the store for ‘stocking stuffers’ and last essentials…while the days grow fewer for ‘getting ready’ to celebrate Jesus appearance on the earthly scene. […]