Tag Archives: Faith

History…

Read Deuteronomy 1 Focus on verse 5 Everyone has a history. To deny one has a history is to deny that one has lived. Some of us have a relatively mundane history, other a more colorful past, but we all … Continue reading

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Confident Optimism

Read Numbers 34 Focus on verse 13 I find it is always a more positive experience when I am in the company of an optimist. Conversely, the company of a pessimist can bring down the countenance of a roomful of … Continue reading

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To Believe or Not to Believe…

Read Numbers 20 Focus v. 12 Belief is very closely related to faith and trust. If I do not trust you, I will likely be skeptical of what you tell me, even if what you tell me is true. Charles … Continue reading

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Sprouting Sticks…

Read Numbers 17 Focus v. 5 & 10 A few years ago before we moved to our current home, we had a fair sized yucca tree growing on our patio. At one point I pruned off a limb that was … Continue reading

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Fear vs. Faith…

Read Numbers 13 Focus v. 30 Fear is a strong motivator. It is frequently used by short-sighted leaders to manipulate people. Wise leaders understand that love and faith are better motivators by which to actually lead people. In today’s reading … Continue reading

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I Can’ta Believe it!

Read Numbers 11 Focus on verse 21- 23 When our oldest son was learning to speak, his grandpa would often use the exclamation “I can’t believe it” in his presence. One day we were out for a walk with our … Continue reading

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Peace in the Storm…

Read Numbers 6 Focus on verse 24-26 As I write this I find myself in place that I have not experienced thus far…in the path of a hurricane. Hurricane Irma has been rated as one of the largest fiercest hurricanes … Continue reading

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