Chill Out and Know That I Am God

Be still. When I was growing up, I think that imperative statement had an exclamation point at the end of it.  When my mom or my Grandma Cook said it, it was an urgent command. So I have to change my perspective when I come to this verse.  Instead of...

No Complaining!

Life is hard. Over 30 years ago when I was going through a divorce and becoming a single parent to two small boys, I received a card from a co-worker that I still keep.  It is a reminder of a difficult time and a friend’s desire to comfort me. The front said, “Life is...

My Dad’s Bigger Than Your Dad

I’m always intrigued by the word “glory” as I read scripture. As I read Psalm 24:7-10 today, as part of my “read through the Bible plan”  (https://www.bible.com/reading-plans/22273), I stopped to really contemplate, “Who is the King of glory?” Glory is such an...

In Christ…The Key

Those who know me know that it is really hard for me to choose a favorite of almost anything. However, I really have to say that Ephesians is my favorite book in the Bible. And there are SO MANY good ones! This morning as I was reading Ephesians 1:1-14 again, “IN...