God’s Alignment

Recently I’ve had a recurrence of sciatic nerve pain caused by disc issues in my lower back. This has returned me to the chiropractor’s office.  Chiropractors treat neuromuscular irregularities with an “emphasis on treatment through manual adjustment and/or manipulation of the spine.”* I’m grateful for this option of care and the ingenious methods chiropractors haveContinue reading “God’s Alignment”

A Need for Beauty

O God, to the farthest corners of the planet people will stand in awe, startled and stunned by your signs and wonders. Sunrise brilliance and sunset beauty both take turns singing their songs of joy to you. (Ps. 65:8) I spent last weekend serving on a prison ministry team that presented concepts from John and Stasi Eldredge’sContinue reading “A Need for Beauty”

God Volunteers

I start with this gem from A.W. Tozer: “God has a voluntary relation to everything he has made, but he has no necessary relation to anything outside of himself…to God alone nothing is necessary….Any motion in His direction is elevation for the creature; away from Him, descent.” –from Knowledge of the Holy I love thisContinue reading “God Volunteers”

Reset to Clean

I love Mondays. Yes, I really do. I also love January 1 for the same reason I love Mondays. It’s a new start. There’s been a period of relative rest and reflection, and then—a reset, a fresh start with a new set of goals and priorities and activities. It’s kind of like the way IContinue reading “Reset to Clean”

Commendation

Happy New Year to my readers! This is going to be a great year, I can feel it in my spirit! Just a note before I present my Scriptural thoughts. Like all writers and bloggers, I love hearing from people who read the stuff I put out there. Some of you regularly respond with comments,Continue reading “Commendation”