Modern Day Idols

Now after Amaziah came from slaughtering the Edomites, he brought the gods of the sons of Seir, set them up as his gods, bowed down before them and burned incense to them. 2 Chronicles 25:14I admire different qualities in different people. I enjoy watching people succeed in things they do well. I like to be …

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The Power In Praise And Worship

This is the conclusion to the blog post on Wifommy "vlog" on Facebook I posted Sunday. I entered P&W still not feeling like being there. I yearned for some coffee (with creamer!) and a day without plans. As P&W continued, I sat down. I was overcome with tiredness. I was weary in spirit. I was …

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God’s “Silence”

12 Then he said to me, “Do not fear, Daniel, for from the first day that you set your heart to understand, and to humble yourself before your God, your words were heard; and I have come because of your words. 13 But the prince of the kingdom of Persia withstood me twenty-one days; and …

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Building Relationships With Adults As An Adult

Building relationships and starting new friendships in my adult years has been hard. Every person's "normal" setting is different.  I expected that if a new acquaintance is cross cultural to my own but even with the same culture, it is different. I find myself trying to prove that I am worthy of that persons friendship. …

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Idols

I am reading through the Bible; one chapter a day.  I am in the Book of Judges. Throughout the Old Testament, when the children of Israel turned from their wicked ways and sought God's face, they are told to 'put away their idols'.  I wondered about that.  They had the presence of the Lord right …

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Laid Bare

I've been apart of church meetings before; countless times actually.  I've been apart of a community of believers all of my life.  None of the meetings were harsh, conducted cruelly, or any other horror story you might have heard. When I was old enough to understand what was being discussed, I was always uncomfortable when …

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