A Prayer for Jackie, by Mary Power Jacobs

A Prayer for Jackie, by Mary Power Jacobs

I was studying the other day and discovered an amazing translation of a very significant word. Asah! Jesus’ last word was “tetelistai.” It is the same word as the “asah” in Hebrew. It means “to complete something.” It also means “to create.” And, it means  “to make...
Hoping Against Hope

Hoping Against Hope

Lately I have been struggling with the concept of hope.  In fact, I’ve been wrestling with it – is it realistic, is it harmful, and is it helpful? I must confess  that there are a few people and a few situations where I am beginning to lose hope.  Logic tells me...
Keep Going…Don’t Quit

Keep Going…Don’t Quit

I heard a story  that I think you will love. Some people say it is a true story and some say that it is fictional.  Either way – I love it.  And I think it has a powerful analogy for our lives. As the story goes, a mom and her son were out for an evening to see...
Golden Bowls of Prayer

Golden Bowls of Prayer

I had a rough night of sleep last night and cannot seem to kick a cold I have been carrying around.  I coughed allllll night long and woke up today tired and exhausted. Since it was going to be a jammie day, I decided to dig out some of the books I haven’t had a...
Breaking the Chains

Breaking the Chains

Jesus died to set us free, yet how many of us walk around bound up in chains.  Christ unlocked the shackles of our chains and dropped them at our feet…yet for some reason we have a tendency to pick them up every now and then and wrap them around ourselves. What...
Timeline of Your Life

Timeline of Your Life

I came down with a lousy cold today and didn’t have the brain power to write a blog.  But just to continue with my commitment to blog daily, I decided to share this short video with you and I think it might get your brainpower going….it might be the most...