Deceiving Only Myself

right pathYour friend has a need and asks you to pray for him. Do you really take the time to seek the Lord in prayer on his behalf, or do you quickly offer up an urgent flare-prayer and then go about your own personal business again? Continue reading

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A Tithing Testimony

PoinsettiasWe have been joyfully tithing from our gross income for over 35+ years. We began even before my husband became a Christian (with his permission).

However this year, because we were in search of a new church, we put tithing on hold until we could find a church we could call our home. Continue reading

Godly Hospitality

2 Kings 4:8-17                                                              

THOUGHT FOR TODAY: “Let us make a small roof chamber with walls, and put there for him a bed, a table, a chair, and a lamp so that he can stay there whenever he comes to us.” 2 Kings 4:10

table, chaire, and lampWhen the prophet Elisha came through Shunem, a wealthy woman persuaded him to come in and eat. Stopping at her house to eat became a regular routine whenever he was in town. Continue reading

Wisdom Hunters

Proverbs 2:1-6                                                                  

THOUGHT FOR TODAY: Search for it as for hidden treasures. Proverbs 2:4

WisdomI couldn’t find it anywhere. I tore through the office and looked under the computer desk. I went though each folder in my file cabinet. I flipped through piles of paper and books on the futon behind me. I even dug through the discarded heap in my trash can. And still, nothing. Where did I leave her book? I had promised to return it that night. Continue reading