Category Archives: Encouragement

One Reason I don’t Let Fear Stay

Maybe you can think of a dozen reasons that fear shouldn’t hang out at your house, but I can tell you one great, big, huge, hairy reason it can’t stay at my house.   Before I share this 1 reason you can’t let fear stay, let me tell you how I learned that lesson. I […]

What is keeping you out of the Presence of God?

Have you ever experienced an electric fence? When my oldest granddaughter, Karyn, was a baby, I was invited to speak at a church in a rural community. They booked a room for me in a gorgeous bed and breakfast in the middle of farmland. The land adjacent to the house was a pasture with cows […]

A new heart!

Listen to this message via podcast. Click here Preserved Forever The Declaration of Independence was written by Thomas Jefferson. It declared independence from England in 1776. It is 29 3/4 inches long and 24 ½ wide. Strong light and careless handling caused excessive fading in America’s founding document. This founding document was far too valuable […]

Does the darkness challenge or defeat you?

My teacher challenged me. Do remember when your Sunday School teacher or maybe your children’s church teacher challenged you to memorize God’s word? If you were like most of us that first verse was “Jesus wept.” And probably the second one  was either John 3:16 or Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heavens […]

A Door of Hope

Download Podcast The mighty Colorado river, known historically for its disastrous Spring time floods, zigzags from the gleaming snowcapped mountains of Colorado southward all the way to Mexico. There, it finally empties into the Gulf of California. The lofty dreams of actually wrangling and harvesting the flood waters that would produce power and reclaim the […]