Stubborn

“The effective fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.” –James 5:16b Some of our friends are dairy farmers and they are letting me and my sister raise two of their calves. It has been such a neat and fun experience! One of the calves used to be REALLY stubborn. My sister would try to…

I Was A Leper

“He shall be unclean. All the days he has the sor e he shall be unclean. He is unclean and he shall dwell alone; his dwelling shall be outside the camp.” -Leviticus 13:46 Leprosy. Have you heard of it? It is a horrible disease that affects your skin. Leviticus uses many pages to go through the certain…

A “Whatchamacallit”

“Then the Lord said to Moses, ‘Behold, I will rain bread from heaven for you. And the people shall go out and gather a certain quota every day, that I may test them, whether they will walk in my law or not.’” –Exodus 16:4 I love it when God takes something small and makes it…

Walking Above the Waves of Stress

“While we do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen. For the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal.” -2 Corinthians 4:18 Stress is something that is very common today. Whether it’s making a big decision, trying to…

Pride in Good Things is Still Pride

Don’t be deceived, my dear brothers and sisters. Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. He chose to give us birth through the word of truth, that we might be a kind of firstfruits of all he created….