Today, I taught the preschool class. A little boy looked me straight in the eyes and said, "I think you have a big tummy." Then he wrapped his arms around my waist--loving on me. Truth--wrapped in love. Truth without love pushes people away--with love, draws them closer. God is TRUTH. God is LOVE. Not one … Continue reading What does truth with love look like?
Dear Lord, I declare this day, as for me and my house, we will serve you. Not just speak of Your name, not just know who You are, but love and serve You. I pray that Your presence rests on my daughter. Prepare a man who loves You and serves You to be her husband. … Continue reading Prayer before my daughter is ready to marry…
Dear Lord, I declare this day that, As for me and my house, we will serve You. Not just speak Your name, not just know who You are, but love and SERVE You. To serve You takes on an identity in itself - serving in humility. You are a Holy God, a worthy Lord, … Continue reading As For Me and My House…Joshua 24:15
The line is usually long, slow creeping around the corner of the school. We wait behind the endless tail lights, checking off the list of items that must be in the bag. Agenda, check. Homework, check. Lunch, check. Yes, I know. We should have checked long before we left the house, instead, we rushed out … Continue reading School Drop Off Line PRAYER
This morning on my way to a meeting, I left early enough to see the big yellow school buses heading to and fro on the streets. Usually, when I see a bus, my eyes fade away to the rode in front of me, but today, I began to pray for the drivers, the students, the parents, … Continue reading A Father’s Love
Learning to trust God...I have not decided if "time" is friend or foe, or simply God orchestrated to reveal our lives. We wait for time and then we wish for other times....today time (18 years) became a blink of the eye. My sweet baby boy hugged my neck and said, "I love you," then … Continue reading Time, friend or foe?