Category Archives: encouragement

How to get great faith


  And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me. Gen 22:12 … Continue reading

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What to give thanks for this year


When I was in college many years ago a friend and I were talking about where he would spend eternity. He said that when the time came he was not worried because he was a good talker and he could … Continue reading

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Can you help someone?


 Have you ever wondered why you go through the things you do? Maybe it was an accident, a financial reversal, a sickness or some other time when you were suffering. Is there a reason you suffered? I have asked myself … Continue reading

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Our struggles have a purpose


Have you ever wondered why you have struggles in you life or do you just accept them as a part of life? There are times that we might say why is this happening to me? Often we are taught that … Continue reading

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The wise man


Sensible people foresee trouble and hide. Gullible people go ahead and suffer. Proverbs 27:12   One day dad had sent me out in the pouring rain to bring the cattle in for milking. Sortly after that dad came out in … Continue reading

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Receiving God’s Grace


Have you ever wondered how we are to receive the grace of God? What do we need to do to be able to have God bless us in all the aspects of our lives? These question have been pondered, debated, … Continue reading

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Lessons I learned from watching the river – Guidance


 I was setting by the river the other day just watching the waves. The fog started to roll in and it became harder to see the other bank. The fog had gotten so thick that I was glad I was … Continue reading

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