Baggage

I have a set of scripture-prayer cards.  I received them as a gift this past Mother's Day, but have not given them much of a look.  If you've read my last couple of posts then you know that I am struggling a bit with who am I and what I am supposed to be doing. … Continue reading Baggage

No good. Worthless. Won’t amount to anything.

I've been going to several job interviews over the last month.  I've interviewed for positions at a florist, day care center, behavioral therapy clinic, newspaper, and much more.  I have interviewed from one end of town to the other, and sometimes even into the next town.  I'm not used to doing job interviews, having only … Continue reading No good. Worthless. Won’t amount to anything.

Weight on the cross

Look at this cross. How much weight do you think it could carry? We know it carried the weight of a man.  If you look at the cross you can see his head, his arms, and his legs.  But do you see what is in the center? Right there in the middle of the cross … Continue reading Weight on the cross

Bible-In-A-Year Day 365: Revelation 20-22

Revelation 20 (NIV) The Thousand Years 20 And I saw an angel coming down out of heaven, having the key to the Abyss and holding in his hand a great chain. 2 He seized the dragon, that ancient serpent, who is the devil, or Satan, and bound him for a thousand years. 3 He threw him into the … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 365: Revelation 20-22

Bible-In-A-Year Day 364: Revelation 18-19

Revelation 18 (NIV) Lament Over Fallen Babylon 18 After this I saw another angel coming down from heaven. He had great authority, and the earth was illuminated by his splendor. 2 With a mighty voice he shouted: “‘Fallen! Fallen is Babylon the Great!’[a]     She has become a dwelling for demons and a haunt for every impure spirit, … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 364: Revelation 18-19

Bible-In-A-Year Day 363: Revelation 15-17

Revelation 15 (NIV) Seven Angels With Seven Plagues 15 I saw in heaven another great and marvelous sign: seven angels with the seven last plagues—last, because with them God’s wrath is completed. 2 And I saw what looked like a sea of glass glowing with fire and, standing beside the sea, those who had been victorious over … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 363: Revelation 15-17

Bible-In-A-Year Day 362: Revelation 12-14

Revelation 12 (NIV) The Woman and the Dragon 12 A great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet and a crown of twelve stars on her head. 2 She was pregnant and cried out in pain as she was about to give birth. 3 Then another sign appeared in … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 362: Revelation 12-14

Bible-In-A-Year Day 361: Revelation 8-11

Revelation 8 (NIV) The Seventh Seal and the Golden Censer 8 When he opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. 2 And I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them. 3 Another angel, who had a golden censer, came and stood at the … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 361: Revelation 8-11

Bible-In-A-Year Day 360: Revelation 4-7

Revelation 4 (NIV) The Throne in Heaven 4 After this I looked, and there before me was a door standing open in heaven. And the voice I had first heard speaking to me like a trumpet said, “Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this.” 2 At once I was in … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 360: Revelation 4-7

Bible-In-A-Year Day 359: Revelation 1-3

Revelation 1 (NIV) Prologue 1 The revelation from Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show his servants what must soon take place. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, 2 who testifies to everything he saw—that is, the word of God and the testimony of Jesus Christ. 3 Blessed is the one … Continue reading Bible-In-A-Year Day 359: Revelation 1-3