I was reading in Luke 5:17-26 about when Jesus was in a home teaching. The religious crowd , the Pharisees and others from around the region, were there, probably to criticize , most certainly not to encourage Him.
Apparently the home was filled with people, because something happened that changed some lives that day. Continue reading
TWELVE MONTHS/ ONE YEAR
It is hard to grasp the range of emotions that I have felt in the last year. The tears, the anger, the frustration, the loneliness, but there was/is also the comfort I received from the Lord, from my family, and from my friends. The greater love I have come to understand from my Lord and a greater appreciation of the love I had with Terrie. Continue reading
Did you catch the mistake I made on my last update? One clever reader, after reading the post, alluded to my being able to predict the future. I said to myself “Huh, what are they talking about? I didn’t write anything about predicting the future!” I re-read the body of my piece four or five times and did not find what they were talking about. My judgement was, “They’re NUTS!” I got a text from my sister, which unlocked the mystery for me. She said, “Your title is Update 10.23.16. This is 09.23.16.” While she didn’t say it, she could have been justified by adding “Moron.” So, the clever reader got me. Made me twist in the wind. Showed no mercy. But that’s par for me, that’s normal (me smiling here)! That’s the way I’m treated!! Continue reading
What must it have been like to be disappointed, day after day for most of your life? It was difficult to even get there everyday, but then to be passed by, because you couldn’t get to your feet before the others. It just didn’t seem to be fair. But then a special day came; Jesus came to the pool.
The gospel of John Continue reading