Tag Archives: trust

Hesitation

Wouldn’t you think that I would be someone who didn’t need to be reminded to let God be in control? Well, you would be completely wrong. I need reminded over and over again. Right now, I have a project that … Continue reading

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Peace

The message I have been hearing today has been “Peace.” Peace, in this time of performances, overlapping sports practices, and so many balls dropping that they bounce up and knock others clear out of the air? Really? Who has the … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry

Do you know the “Don’t Worry” passage in the Bible? It’s the one where Jesus explains that we aren’t to worry about what we are to wear, eat, or drink. I have always found that to be a little confusing. … Continue reading

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Hidden from View

As we enter Good Friday, everything is stripped away. The tabernacle is open and empty, the altar is bare, flowers are gone, and there is nothing extra. Any statue of Jesus is covered, and He is hidden from view. We will all … Continue reading

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Simplicity

I read a wonderful quote about faith in a study that I am doing. “Faith is acting like it is so, even when it is not so, so that it might be so, simply because God said so.” (Dr. Tony … Continue reading

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Water from the Well

  This “woman at the well” thing has come up for me a couple times in the last week. As a refresher, Jesus is at a well in Samaria, and meets a woman coming for water. They start talking, and she … Continue reading

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Hide and Seek

Did you pick up a little bit of hide and seek in the readings this weekend? The first reading was of God taking Abram to count the stars if he could, and promising him as many descendants. The last one was of the Transfiguration where … Continue reading

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Lent

As we start Lent, I have a wonderful prayer that I have read. Whatever it is that you are giving up, whatever you are adding, as you start this period of cleansing and preparation, this prayer gives a great perspective. … Continue reading

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Elizabeth

  In the readings this weekend, Mary had rushed to see Elizabeth to help in the pregnancy of her aunt. Amid the many praises that Elizabeth gives to Mary, one really stood out to me. She told Mary, “Blessed are you … Continue reading

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Fear not.

We can have a hard time believing in God when bad things happen to good people. Most of us have a maxim that God will protect us, and when He doesn’t, when a tragedy hits closer to home that we … Continue reading

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