Fruit of the Spirit (9th Day of Christmas)

 I heard someone ask, “Why are they called fruits, they are not something we eat because there is no physical nourishment that comes from these?”. Well actually we do have physical reactions to the Spiritual Fruit but first let’s examine what is the fruit of the Spirit:    But the fruit of the Spirit is … Continue reading Fruit of the Spirit (9th Day of Christmas)

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Be Thankful

Ok, so I know you feel inundated with people writing about thankfulness and then you saw this. Well, yes it is another but then again is it?   David writes in Psalm 138 humbling himself in God's loving arms. He recognizes who God reaches closely to and who reaches out but just cannot seem to touch … Continue reading Be Thankful

Are You of the Spirit or of the World?

How often do we hear of people getting rich, living mostly happy lives then dying or becoming destitute all of sudden? This seems to happen to some lottery winners especially in the last 10 years. How about those folks who amassed great wealth and lived long lives, sometimes too long, and thought they could control … Continue reading Are You of the Spirit or of the World?

Trust In the Lord Alone

There are many things going on in the world today where people are forgetting whom they need to completely put their trust in. Yes we need to have trust within the circle of family and friends but the trust in them is only temporary and earthly. I am not saying that we need to stop … Continue reading Trust In the Lord Alone

The Benefits of Knowing God

The benefits of knowing and loving God who loves us and desires a personal relationship with us is the theme of Psalm 103. The blessings that God grants us have a two- fold meaning. Our love for the Father is a blessing to Him while His love, care, and compassion for His creation are the … Continue reading The Benefits of Knowing God