In reality, no one needs a Christmas tree, decorations, lights, presents, and eggnog. In fact, we would do well to scale down on our “need” for these things and remember why the 25th of December is even highlighted on the calendar: to celebrate the beginning of a shift in history, the birth of Christ. History shifted for me personally when the Christmas story became my story –and my life changed.
So what is it that keeps me going when giving up sorely tempts me to walk away? I can answer this question with a question: What is there to go back to?
The Kingdom of God isn’t at all as it seems to be.
Today I'm sharing a podcast I posted today about things we just don't understand. Click the link below to hear the episode. https://leakpeters.podbean.com/e/above-my-pay-grade/
Our service to people isn't based on their merits or their appreciation of our call to serve God.
Compromise, it's the cornerstone of all meaningful relationships. Each party in a relationship is to compromise in order to accommodate the other. I learned, and am still learning after nearly 34 years of marriage, the major relationship in my life, that compromise is the "secret sauce" to success in marriage. I didn't commit myself for … Continue reading On Earth As It Is In Heaven
I now have a captive audience.
I baked a cake for my baby today
Day 7 - Be Careful Little Eyes Psalm 119:30 NLT “The teaching of your Word gives light, so even the simple can understand.”
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