May the Lord bless you and keep you. May the Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious to you. May the Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace.
In Amish country right now somewhere far from the confinements of busy streets and hurried shoppers . . . ten thousand fireflies light up a distant purple sky. Suddenly, dusk is transformed by small samplings of light that flicker and shine with some kind of energy we can’t even begin to define except for holy. […]
The kitten on the front step appeared one rainy night with no tags, no name and no home. Our neighborhood is quite small. Houses line the main streets like birds in a perfect line stretched out on a fence post. My friend is my neighbor, my neighbor my friend. Just down the block I can […]
While the ant is one of the smallest species in the animal kingdom, it has one of the biggest abilities in all creation. That little guy can lift fifty times his body weight. That would be like you lifting two hippos . . . one on each arm! If that little ant ever stopped […]
Do you see that man up there on that cross? He was kind but they didn’t know it. He wasn’t only kind – he was some-kind-of-wonderful. He was mercy but they couldn’t receive it. That’s why His mercy received them long before they would ever accept Him. He was love in the purest form . . . but they didn’t recognize […]
“You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they […]