Sparrows are so common that they are often thought to be "disposable." If one falls, why bother? There are literally millions, if not billions, of them filling our skies. It may not matter in the grand scheme of things, if one sparrow falls, but it does matter to that one sparrow.
I'm a bit behind the times I know. I could use the excuse of living overseas but with the advent of the internet, that excuse really can't get me too far. At the touch of a key on my wireless keyboard, I have the world and endless search engines at my fingertips (literally). I can… Continue reading Behind the Times
This past week a cyclone hit the coast of Africa mostly affecting Mozambique and Zimbabwe. So far, according to reports, approximately 126 people (some reports say higher) have died as a direct result of the storm. In Nigeria, 120 people have died in recent attacks in local villages. There have been shootings in New Zealand… Continue reading All Over The World
The moment any of us think outside of the realm of ourselves, we will quickly find the extraordinary taking place in our lives.
It turns out that the old adage we have heard is true – you get what you pay for.
Have you ever wondered how someone could question your motives? Felt as if all you do is spend your time trying to prove yourself?
Like the original 12 disciples of Jesus, most of us look forward to the New Year as a star, leading us into a better year than the last, a time to bury past failures.
I woke up facing lots of choices today: whether or not to ignore my alarm, whether or not I'm going to wear my glasses, brush my teeth, the list goes on. Some of those choices I don't consider choices unless I think about them. i wouldn't imagine going the day without brushing my teeth or wearing… Continue reading Choices
I'll do anything! Go anywhere for You God! Many of us have, at one time or another, uttered those words. In moments of great blessing, when we've seen God come through for us in a great way or in moments of personal commitment to Him, we've declared our deep desire to please Him and do… Continue reading Fire and Water