On December 1, I wrote these words and knew at some point I’d share them. Being in the hospital slowed the process. I am home now and am posting for those of you who didn't catch it on Facebook. Lord, give me the words to sing Your song. Give me the words to tell Your … Continue reading He Came Quiet
Several years ago, I found myself sliding into a ditch of worry and cried out with my best prayer, "Help!" Within hours, Holy Spirit led me back into the Word. My cry became thanksgiving and a request for more understanding. "Abba thank You for getting me back in the Word and uncovering more treasure to … Continue reading Monday Manna — It’s About Choice and Surrender to Him
Do you want to know what God has planned for your future? For the future of our country? In Jeremiah 33:3 He says to Jeremiah, "Call to Me, and I will answer you, and show you great and mighty things, which you do not know." However, sometimes we call and call and no clear answer … Continue reading Monday Manna – It’s About Rest and Surrender
Listen, listen. Do you hear it? Hear what, Lord? The rush of water. The waterfall is just ahead. I am suddenly caught up in an internal virtual reality. I am deep in a pine forest. A heavy mist filled with the fragrance of evergreen envelops all I see. Sunlight sends shafts of glory through the mist. My feet sink … Continue reading Monday Manna – The Journey to Surrender
Today as I read Psalm 91 again I stop on the word “buckler”—His truth shall be your shield and buckler. Psalm 91:4 (From my journals November 2005.) Buckler: Strong's #5507 <5503-primative root> something surrounding the person, ie. a shield:-buckler <5503> to travel round (specifically as a peddaler —to palpitate-go about, merchant, occupy with, trade, traffic. … Continue reading Monday Manna – Surrender and Protection
In May of 2008, I was meditating on Psalm 34: 1-3, when I came across an unusual phrase. 'My soul shall make its boast in the LORD.' How do I do this? I wondered. Here is that line in context:: I will bless the LORD at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth. 2 … Continue reading Monday Manna – How Can our Soul Boast in the LORD?
As 2008 started, I asked God for counsel. In this busy season of errands and parties, etc. I believe His answers may help us. I asked Him, "What changes need to be made in my life so I can move forward with greater peace?" Rest in Me. You long for peace in your heart and … Continue reading Monday Manna – Peace