Glory (2 Cor. 4:6)

What does Glory look like? When I hear the word I think of colored lights, a bright glow – the twinkle of that dreaded glitter that never goes away.  I also hear the sound of strings, with majestic brass in the background.  But Christmas reminds us that is not...

LOVE (1 John 4:19)

Where does Love come from? The short answer is God.  Parents can tell you about the first time they held their newborn and looked into their face – boom – it was Love at first sight. The simple truth is that God’s Love for us goes even deeper than...

Gifts (1 Peter 4:10)

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but that does not mean that our obsession with gift buying is over.  As a culture, the giving of gifts, and the expectations of gifts for Christmas are out of control. Scripture reminds us when it comes to gifts, God...

HOPE (Jeremiah 33:14)

Advent is a season filled with Hope. Children hope for snow days and Christmas gifts. Parents hope for snow plows to keep the schools open, and for Christmas bonuses, and everyone hopes for peace.  In this season I invite you to slow down just long enough to Ponder...

Ponder of the Day

Remember that nothing we ever tell God will shock Him from his throne… ” If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:9 (NIV)