I think I’m going to be contemplative in this post. Let’s begin this dialogue. “But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us.” -2 Corinthians 4:7 (KJV) In verse 6 of that same chapter, Paul tells us about the treasure which is… Continue reading The Vessel Factor
Some of us prefer quiet spaces. My favourite places are many, as long as there’s me, God, and nature. Me sitting down in a cane chair supported by soft cushions staring at the sunrise or into the sunset – that’s a picture worth looking forward to. Sometimes the quiet folks struggle with the verse of… Continue reading This Little Light
Why do we make it so difficult? Why so much hard work where it doesn’t count as much and little work where the work is most needed? I think the answer lies in the fact that we are afraid. It’s easier to do the easier complicated things than to do the hard simple things. I… Continue reading Sheep, Goats, and Unnecessary Labour.
To hope is to be truly alive! "And now abide faith, hope, love, these three..." -(1 Corinthians 13:13) Hope is essential. So essential, it made it to a very short list, which includes love of all things! When I started Hope's Diaries, I never imagined how great a thing hope was. I thought I knew… Continue reading Hope, How I’ve Missed You!
"...for the joy of the Lord is your strength." (Nehemiah 8:10) This world can be a difficult place some times; and during certain seasons of our lives, maybe more often than not. I've found myself moving down some good old paths as well as starting new things. I love new beginnings. But I realize new… Continue reading Chasing Joy