I'm working on a devotional book that includes the Lord's Prayer. In one line, Jesus says, "And lead us not into temptation,but deliver us from the evil one." (Matthew 6:13) I've heard a lot of chatter about this line. For one, God does not lead us into temptation. But, He does allow it to happen. … Continue reading Lead Us Not Into Temptation
I've had this mug for 30 years. And, the other day my dear sweet husband brought me all the broken pieces. I saw his devastated face before I saw what he held in the dust pan. Pieces of 30 years of my life. It lived with me before I left home for the first time. … Continue reading Broken Pieces and New Seasons
How can a young person live a clean life? By carefully reading the map of your Word. I’m single-minded in pursuit of you; don’t let me miss the road signs you’ve posted. I’ve banked your promises in the vault of my heart so I won’t sin myself bankrupt. Be blessed, God ; train me in … Continue reading Delight in Money or Living?