Firey Furnace

Firey Furnace

Sometimes you read a portion of the Word that just jumps off the page and into your heart.  That is what happened to me when I read Daniel 3:8-30. It is the story of the three young Jewish men who had been carried off to Babylon.  When King Nebuchadnezzar...
Some Day I’ll See Him Face to Face

Some Day I’ll See Him Face to Face

I think these verses from the Passion Translation are beautiful. I want to share them with you.  They are 1 Cor 13:12-13. 12For now we see but a faint reflection of riddles and mysteries as though reflected in a mirror, but one day we will see face-to-face. My...
Alabaster Box

Alabaster Box

“ Now while Jesus was in Bethany at the house of Simon the leper, a woman came to him with an alabaster jar of expensive perfumed oil, and she poured it on his head as he was at the table.  When the disciples saw this they became indignant and said, “Why this...
The River Will Take Care of It

The River Will Take Care of It

If you live long enough, and go through enough hard times, you may eventually come to the place I have come to.  I do hope that your life has taken you on a course less painful to navigate, less filled with sharp rocks and sudden turns, but there is always...
No Matter What, Keep Your Eyes on Jesus

No Matter What, Keep Your Eyes on Jesus

Matthew 14: ( The Passion Translation) 24 But the disciples, who were now in the middle of the lake, ran into trouble, for their boat was tossed about by the high winds and heavy seas. 25 At about four o’clock in the morning, Jesus came to them, walking on the...
Thomas Stephen Abernathy Called Home

Thomas Stephen Abernathy Called Home

Yesterday I got the call every parent hopes never to receive.  My eldest son passed away suddenly of what appeared to be a massive heart attack.  He was 49 with a lovely wife, a 9 year old son,  and 4 year old daughter, beautiful children. You can’t...
God Placed You Where You Are

God Placed You Where You Are

There are some verses of the Bible that say so much. Acts:17: 24“The God who made the world and all things in it, since He is Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands; 25nor is He served by human hands, as though He needed anything, since He...
Ebenezer

Ebenezer

This morning as I was praying and opening to the Holy Spirit, I remembered the word the Lord had given me in 2017 when the huge hurricane Irma was bearing down on Florida.  We had all waited  for the time when Irma would make her turn northward. She delayed...