Cadence Meditation

I've done this on and off for 24 years. Lately it has become a deeper, richer practice, because now during my Bible reading, I hear/feel a particular verse that fits into a four beat cadence. Defined, cadence is the measure or beat of a rhythmical flow. Meditation is to muse over, contemplate, muse, intend, purpose. … Continue reading Cadence Meditation

God’s breath

By merely speaking, God's breath brought all things into being. Open your mouth right now and let out a breath. God did that and all things were created! From the cosmos to the microscopic. “He performs wonders that cannot be fathomed, miracles that cannot be counted.” (Job 5:9 [NIV]) “ Stop and consider God's wonders.” … Continue reading God’s breath

Tear stained eyes

I am overwhelmed and exhausted. It seems as if I have been waging war forever! No, not because it is tax season, silly, but spiritual warfare and other battles. When I get like this and the tears are flowing, I know God is there. I know because I know! Sometimes it takes me a bit … Continue reading Tear stained eyes

A Prayer for Today- Spring!

I am re-blogging this prayer from devotableapp.com It is just a wonderful prayer for the first day of spring! Enjoy! https://devotableapp.com/daily-devotion-psalm-118-24-a-prayer-for-today/ This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it. Psalm 118:24 (ESV) Good morning, Lord. I am grateful that, once again, you have offered me a new day … Continue reading A Prayer for Today- Spring!

Why do we pray?

I was doing a little light reading during tax season. You know, something different from the tax code.  The following is from Wayne Grudem's Systematic Theology.  Enjoy! God wants us to pray because prayer expresses our trust in God and is a means whereby our trust in him can increase. In fact, perhaps the primary emphasis of … Continue reading Why do we pray?