31 Days (Creativity), Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

Do not neglect the gift you have, which was given you by prophecy when the council of elders laid their hands on you. Practice these things, immerse yourself in them, so that all may see your progress. Keep a close watch on yourself and on the teaching. Persist in this, for by so doing you…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings “We may ignore, but we can nowhere evade the presence of God. The world is crowded with Him. He walks everywhere incognito.” ― C.S. Lewis Weekend Reads Beth Moore and THIS post on Grace. For all the second borns out there (me too!) THIS from Jennifer Lee. This book (trailer), from my friend Emily?…

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Compassion, Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

A willingness to sacrifice is the mark of the Christian life. The very call of Christ is that we put down the things that keep us from Him and follow. Are we willing to go all the way?–It’s a question we ask ourselves daily. Sacrifice is obedience. Sacrifice is life-changing. Sacrifice is the narrow road.…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

“Come, everyone who thirsts, come to the waters; and he who has no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy? Listen diligently to me, and eat…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

Be patient, therefore, brothers, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient about it, until it receives the early and the late rains. You also, be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand. (James 5:7-8 Esv) Weekend…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

But he gives more grace. Therefore it says, “God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded. Be…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

The books or the music in which we thought the beauty was located will betray us if we trust to them; it was not in them, it only came through them, and what through them was longing. These things–the beauty, the memory of our own past–are good images of what we really desire; but if…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Reads “I think aspiration and consecration and illumination and whatever other -ations there are have a place. But far sweeter to my soul has been the occasional voice crying in the wilderness to look up and see Who approaches gently, riding on a donkey. Who comes in the magic of a sunset or in…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

“There are no ‘if’s’ in God’s world. And no placess that are safer than other places. The center of His will is our only safety – let us pray that we may always know it!” ~Corrie Ten Boom Weekend Reads ” I can’t always control the images I see, but I can control how I…

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Weekend Wanderings

Weekend Wanderings

  “Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.” ― Henri J.M. Nouwen “Do not abandon yourselves to despair. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song.” ― John Paul II Weekend Reads There is a listening that has nothing to do with…

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