Rocky Road

Sometimes as I walk the journey God has put before me I stumble and fall. I am so busy and in a hurry to get where I am going, I don’t stop and pick up the obstacles that cause me to slip and fall. What a “Dufus” I am, if only I stopped and took the time to pick up the the stuff that so easy entangles me and throw it away. Once again the enemy has bamboozled me I am so busy being busy I am blinded at what lies ahead. If I would just stop, look up, follow and listen I could make the next journey a little easier. Why is it we walk ahead of Jesus so filled with pride thinking “we got this one” as we pass him on the way. We need to be so totally dependent on the one who walked the journey long ago and cleared a path for us to walk. Not only did God send his son...

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Create in me a “Clean Heart”

As I sit here getting ready to spend time with my precious king I find myself reminiscing over the past week. I cant help but wonder how he finds time to hear my petitions and why he stops to answer them. I am dumfounded to think here is the God of the universe who holds everything together and still listens and answers my prayers. I am shamed at the thought that more times then not my prayers are one petition after another. Its like I am a young child sitting on Santa Clause’s lap asking him for one gift after another. Why do I forget I am bowing down before the “KING of KINGS, the great EL SHADAI, and most amazingly the “I AM THAT I AM. Once again I am humbled to think my joy and focus should be on the glory of my “GOD”. When I...

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