Our Communion

“I do not ask for these only, but also for those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one, just as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me. The […]

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There’s Sheep, and There’s “Sheeple”…

I will lead the blind by a road they do not know, by paths they have not known I will guide them. I will turn the darkness before them into light, the rough places into level ground. These are the things I will do, and I will not forsake them.  Isaiah 42:16   By Frank Christel A […]

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Look at the light, not the cloud….

I will lead the blind by a road they do not know, by paths they have not known I will guide them. I will turn the darkness before them into light, the rough places into level ground. These are the things I will do, and I will not forsake them.  Isaiah 42:16   By Betty Christel St. […]

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Anticipation

“But mark this:  There will be terrible times in the last days.  People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, without love, unforgiving, slanderous, without self-control, brutal  … lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God…”  2 Timothy 3:1-3,4b by Deacon Jean Wolfe The Scripture […]

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Advent Season is Almost Here!

“For unto us a child is born, to us a son is given.” Isaiah 9:6 By Janey Waters Most of us can be fairly patient.  But, on occasion, the time of waiting can be incredibly difficult. When the time period is short, our usual bag of coping skills are sufficient.  Knowing that our dark season […]

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Prepare

“Be still and know that I am God.” (Psalm 46:10)   By Fr. Brad Van Deventer This devotion isn’t long, and it’s not complex.  It’s not supposed to be.  It’s as simple as a sunrise…….and as bold and magnificent. As the world devolves into chaos during the “holiday” season, we have been called to prepare […]

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Stretch….

No one sews a patch of unshrunk cloth on an old garment, for the patch will pull away from the garment, making the tear worse.  Neither do men pour new wine into old wineskins.  If they do, the skins will burst, the wine will run out and the wineskins will be ruined.  No, they pour […]

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Struggling?

Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.  If anyone thinks they are something when they are not, they deceive themselves. Each one should test their own actions. Then they can take pride in themselves alone, without comparing themselves to someone else, for each one should carry their […]

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Full Armour of God

“Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, and with your feet […]

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God is in Control – Everywhere!

It is he who made the earth by his power, who established the world by his wisdom, and by his understanding stretched out the heavens. Jeremiah 10:12  By Betty Christel I have just returned from Destin, Florida where God’s awesome power was evident. The vastness of the ocean, the beauty of the white sands, the smallness […]

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