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Are You Sure You’re Alive?

I woke up in the middle of the night thinking of the contrast between life and death- not the funeral kind of death but the dead- man- walking- kind of dead- very much alive but on a path leading to death. All of humanity enters into the world in a spiritually dead state. We are […]

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What is God Doing in This Season?

The winds blew strongly on this warm fall day. Mild temperatures beckoned me to come outside and enjoy perhaps the last opportunity this year to go without a coat. I walked to the park and the pier overlooking the James River. With eyes wide open I looked to receive revelation from the Father in heaven. […]

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100-Day Identity Makeover: Day 2

Day 2 You Are the Light of the World (Matthew 5:14) Light brings revelation. Shortly before dawn I sat on the back porch taking in life-giving truths in the Word of God. It was my morning practice once the weather turned mild enough for outdoor devotion time. On this particular day, loud screeches from the woods […]

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Holy Spirit, Speak to Me

His name is Comforter because He comforts. He guides and He reminds us of what Jesus has spoken. The Holy Spirit is the constant companion in the believer’s life. I believe He is always speaking. I believe, also, that because of His Presence, the testimony of the Lord Jesus Christ can be ours as well: […]

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Little Bird

Before I get into detail about the little bird in my backyard, take a listen to my friend’s exquisite voice in a lullaby she recently wrote. She entitled the song, “Little Bird.” You can go to the link here. This morning I watched a baby bird hop on the ground in pursuit of its parent, […]

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You Are the Light of the World

Shortly before dawn I sat on the back porch taking in life-giving truths in the Word of God. It was my morning practice once the weather turned mild enough for outdoor devotion time. On this particular day, loud screeches from the woods in front of me broke the quiet I enjoyed, and I was prompted […]

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Hide Me

Allow me to invite you into my living room. I want you to hear the sounds I hear and enjoy the sights I see. The finches are busily preparing a nest for their soon-coming family! Their choice spot for shelter- a small area high on the ledge of the back porch. My moss- covered, potted […]

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