Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

“Six days before the Passover celebration began, Jesus arrived in Bethany, the home of Lazarus—the man he had raised from the dead.”‭‭John‬ ‭12:1‬ ‭NLT‬‬https://www.bible.com/116/jhn.12.1.nlt I love the song, “Broken and Spilled Out” that tells this story. Recently I...
Lent – Day 2 – What’s Your Response to Christ?

Lent – Day 1 – Jesus’ Name and Character

It is only Day 1 but the Lord is already encouraging me and speaking to me through the first devotion in the “40 Days of Lent” reading plan in YouVersion. Today’s passage was Matthew 21:1-11. It’s not like these are new verses. I’ve read them in many Easter seasons...

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...