Forced Rest

It is late in the day for posting this, especially since I may not post tomorrow but perhaps some will read it today and others tomorrow. I hope so. I think I have a better understanding of a practical purpose for the Sabbath.  Let me explain. Friday (9.20.13) I made a simple awkward movement; the …

Sunday Evening Ramblings (again)

IDOK DEVOTION FOR MONDAY, JANUARY 4, 2010 Sunday Evening Ramblings Here I am to worship, Here I am to bow down, Here I am to say that You're my God You're altogether lovely All together worthy, All together wonderful to me It was not until the fourth time we sang those words that it finally …

My Find

A find I didn't know I had. Off and on for much of this fleeting Saturday, I have invested in studying for tomorrow's Bible lesson during Sunday School hour at First Baptist Satsuma. And in the process I chased a number of rabbits. 🙂 I do that often with the various study tools I have. …

Third Sunday in August

Roast is in the oven; beans on the stove. Summer with the GRANDS is done. Monday morning is less than 24 hours away. Beds are unmade, dust is settled on all the surfaces, friends have been ignored for 2 and half months. A Bible study class waits to be prepared, a trip is to be …

Do I Dare?

Tomorrow's Sunday School lesson for which I am preparing to lead is entitled: The Decision Dare. And I am questioning myself do I dare put forth all my notes for discussion. For my question: I am wondering have we done the church and possibly the world an injustice, damage even, by fostering the idea that …

Quiet

can be good. At the reading of this I hope all of you have rested well; at the writing of this I am fading fast, looking forward to sleep. It has been a quiet Resurrection Sunday for us, albeit a long one. Sunrise service at 6:30; Sunday School, praise and message, lunch, a leisurely ride …

Just Some Thoughts

I so wish I could think of something fun and light to write to you tonight to greet you in the morning. It's been a serious week with weighty matters bearing on our souls. Even so we are a blessed people and this evening I am counting my many, many blessings.  The house is quiet …