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Morning Light

“Thou hidden Source of calm repose, Thou all-sufficient Love divine, My Help and Refuge from my foes, Secure I am while Thou art mine: And lo! From sin, and grief, …

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Am I Privileged?

Right now a phrase that we hear floating around is “privilege”. Main Stream Media tells us that we are privileged because of the color of our skin. We are privileged …

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The Seasons Declare

Written by Ruth Cefola and Eliza Rogers I sat in the pew, looking furtively around. I didn’t want to be obvious about my scan for a prayer-partner. I spotted one. …

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He Careth for You

We know the simple truth that God careth for us yet why do we become so amazed by the evidence of God’s care in our lives?The current events of life …

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Are You a Builder or a Plucker?

“Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands.”Proverbs 14:1I came across this verse two months back in my morning devotions. It was one …

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Forever Loved

Taken from notes I used for a recent Valentine’s Day ladies meeting – We are forever loved by God. Forever: for all future time; for always; continually Love: feel deep …

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The Super Healthy?

The “super healthy” are typically thought of as health nuts or enthusiasts, people preferring a natural approach to healthcare, and people really into exercise and natural approaches. Then there are …

The Earnest of Our Salvation

I started reading in Ephesians 1 and came across one of my favorite verses. In light of the fact that we are buying an earthly house the truth of the …

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An Invitation for You, Mom

Let’s talk about rest. If ever there was a cry from the heart of a mother it would be for rest. That deep, delta wave, rejuvenating kind of rest. Rest …

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Table for Two

He sits by himself at a table for two. The uniformed waiter returns to his side and asks, “Would you like to go ahead and order, sir?” The man has, …

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Instructions from Titus 2, Part 3

It has been a long time since I last wrote. But in the previous 2 installments, we saw that the Titus 2 woman is a Christian woman who teaches and …

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Spirituality: What Is It?

“That’s cool!” “Great!” “I love it!” Catch-phrases. We all use them, but do we ever stop to think what it is we are actually saying? When I say, “That’s cool,” …

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Daily Bread

“O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.”Psalm 34:8God has given us the wonderful gift of taste. There are four tastes: …

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Surviving the Pandemic in South Africa

2020 – The year everyone wanted to end. For most, it could not get over soon enough. Many said it was the worst year of their life. Others griped about …

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Book Review: Control Girl

Shortly after I was married, a friend recommended this book which proved to be very enjoyable and convicting! Shannon Popkin writes in an easy to read style which is very …

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When You Cannot See the Mountain

Our little city of Mae Sai has so many beautiful features it’s almost hard to accurately depict. You don’t need to drive very long outside the quaint city before you …

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I Would Never-A gentle promise for those crippled by shame-

When I was about 14, I heard a chapel message for teens, which challenged us to write down our personal standards of purity & holiness as a way to solidify …

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Redeeming the Time

It’s been two months since we were “supposed” to return to what was to be the start of our third term on the field. Instead of transitioning back to the …

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Kind Walls

I’ve been reading in Leviticus lately, my mind nearly numb with the requirements for sacrifices and offerings. Every sentence, every command like a wall, preventing what I would term as …

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A Life in Order

Our gracious and loving God specializes in calling order out of chaos. We are introduced to Him in the midst of a chaotic void, and we witness Him use the …