Memorable Scripture: Inheritance

Luke 15:11-12
Then He said: “A certain man had two sons. And the younger of them said to his father, ‘Father, give me the portion of goods that falls to me.’ So he divided to them his livelihood. Continue reading

I want to come home!

I was on vacation for a week and did not write a Morning Thought like normal. I spent the week remodeling a full bath in my house.
That involved tearing out the tub, lavatory cabinet, and the toilet. Continue reading

This doesn’t belong in the Father’s House

You know the story of the Prodigal Son. That’s the young man that wanted his inheritance early, before dad died, and then moved away and wasted it all.

After a bout with some of the filthiest work imaginable Continue reading

The Reward of Sacrifice

Today I’m not exactly sure what my thoughts are. A situation has been building in our family and came to fruition last night.
It’s not the way I wanted it; my hand was forced.
Yet, as I fasted and prayed I have to believe that God orchestrated everything. Continue reading

Love and Compassion

A few days later this younger son packed all his belongings and moved to a distant land, and there he wasted all his money in wild living. About the time his money ran out, a great famine swept over the land, and he began to starve. He persuaded a local farmer to hire him, and the man sent him into his fields to feed the pigs. The young man became so hungry that even the pods he was feeding the pigs looked good to him. But no one gave him anything. Luke 15:13-16 Continue reading