November 18th: Do not be overcome by evil

Romans 12:21 says, “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” I am thankful when the Bible is able to put into words the things I can not. Because there are too many inspirational quotes, sarcastic memes, and political agendas that fill up my mind. They float around above me as I try to catch them, weigh and measure them, and decide … Continue reading November 18th: Do not be overcome by evil

November 14th: Words on The State of Our World

“God hath divers ways into divers men. Into some he comes at noon, in the sunshine of prosperity; to some in the dark and heavy clouds of adversity. Some he affects with the music of the church; some, with some particular collect or prayer; some, with some passage of a sermon, which takes no hold of him that stands next to him. Watch the ways … Continue reading November 14th: Words on The State of Our World

November 10th: The other side (kind of in honor of Star Wars…)

Today, I am thankful for the other side. You know, when something horrible happens and that other side – the bright side that you have to force yourself at times to see. I think looking on the bright side, just like learning to live in gratitude, are attributes you can work on, improve, and grow. It’s not that the good side of the bad isn’t … Continue reading November 10th: The other side (kind of in honor of Star Wars…)