Take courage…

I was reading Mark 6 and 7 this morning.  In Mark 6:45-56, he writes about Jesus walking on the water.  The disciples were told by Jesus to go ahead of him across the lake.  Once they had gotten about halfway across the winds picked up and hindered their progress… When I was a Youth Pastor, I had a tremendous … More Take courage…

Fortune Cookies and all sorts of other blessings.

I originally posted this on Trifilo’s Journey Group Blog on March 15, 2008.  I’ve been thinking about trust these past few days.  And thought about this too. ***************************** We ate Chinese tonight!! Lori said she would take me out to dinner on the tip money she made this week… she was ready to do anything … More Fortune Cookies and all sorts of other blessings.

What’s on your mind?

As I read these verses in Philippians 4:8-9, Paul states, ”…I’d say you’ll do best by filling your minds and meditating on things true, noble, reputable, authentic, compelling, gracious – the best, not the worst, the beautiful, not the ugly, things to praise, not things to curse….” (The Message). So my response: To put down those … More What’s on your mind?

God is love.

Genesis 2:7 “God formed Man out of dirt from the ground and blew into his nostrils the breath of life.  The Man came alive – a living soul!” (The Message). What a great morning it is!  I got up with a cold… chills all over.  The house is quiet and all I can hear are … More God is love.