Friday Features – Three Top Posts from Sunday Stillness Laurie Collett – No Room for Him What blessings will our nation lose because we no longer have room for Him in our schools, our courtrooms, and our public squares? (Laurie Collett) Kimberly – What Did Mary Know? How did the song Mary Did You… Continue reading Friday Features – Three Top Posts from Sunday Stillness
Sunday Stillness – Are you joining God in His will? Come near to God and he will come near to you (James 4:8, NIV). I have had an interesting two weeks. A close relative died and that meant a trip home from Arizona. Always knowing that I need to follow God’s will, I have stayed… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Are you joining God in His will?
Sunday Stillness – What is a paradigm shift? The other day as I put my IPAD on the charger I realized it fit perfectly with the cover on. I had always had trouble putting it in the charger while the cover was on. Suddenly it occurred to me that I must have had the IPAD… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – What is a paradigm shift?
Use SIMPLE to study Psalm 23:4 At the beginning of October I gave instructions of how to use the acronym S.I.M.P.L.E. to study a Bible passage. Last week I used this method to study John 3:1-8. This week I am using a very short, known passage to see what I can learn using this method. Psalm 23:4. S… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Use SIMPLE to study Psalm 23:4
Sunday Stillness – How to hear God’s gentle whisper I had a hearing test a few weeks ago. Bottom line – I can’t hear very well. There seems to be a problem with my ear drums not vibrating – so maybe fluid behind my ear drum. My hearing is the worst when there is other noise around. I thought… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How to hear God’s gentle whisper
#SundayStillness – Are you focusing on God or your circumstances? “I’ve told you these things for a purpose: that my joy might be your joy, and your joy wholly mature. This is my command: Love one another the way I loved you. (John 15:11-12, The Message). (my emphasis on JOY) What is a wholly mature… Continue reading #SundayStillness – Are you focusing on God or your circumstances?
Sunday Stillness – God’s Grace is Enough It has been quite a week. For those who were praying for me – thank you so much. Last week I caught a terrible virus – really knocked me flat. By Monday morning I did not feel like running a VBS – but I had to. And I… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – God’s Grace is Enough
Sunday Stillness – How Do I Let God Be My Portion? I say to myself, “The LORD is my portion; therefore I will wait for Him.” (Lam. 3:24, NIV) As I prepare for my trip to Poland I have been reading some thought provoking articles sent to me by International Messengers. One dealt with… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How Do I Let God Be My Portion?
Sunday Stillness – How to Face Uncertainty by Janis Cox Each day is filled with a newness, a wonder. But each day could bring changes. We don’t know. A storm could arise. Jesus replied: “You of little faith, why are you so afraid?” Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the waves, and… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – How to Face Uncertainty
Sunday Stillness – Seek His Kingdom Seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well (Luke12:31, NIV). I have joined Margaret Feinberg and 10 000 others in reading through the New Testament for Lent. So far I am keeping up. Of course I can’t just read the words. I have to… Continue reading Sunday Stillness – Seek His Kingdom