This last weekend we received some snow where I live. It seemed a good opportunity to add another post about snow as an object lesson of God’s character. Through His creation, God gives us a tiny glimpse of who He is. As I have mentioned before, snow is a beautiful reminder of God’s forgiveness and..
The Dangers of Ingratitude In my devotions, I have spent a lot of time in the Psalms recently and I have noticed the frequent focus on praise and thanksgiving. In my life, I have noticed that I do not give thanks to God as often as I should. Since the US holiday of Thanksgiving is..
It’s been a little while since I have had a chance to post anything. This last month has been pretty busy for me. Not too long ago, I posted an article on snow as a picture of God’s grace, I would like to continue that thought, but from a different perspective. A Snowy Covering Currently,..
After coming into the house they saw the Child with Mary His mother; and they fell to the ground and worshiped Him. Then, opening their treasures, they presented to Him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. ~Matthew 2:11 “Aw, what an adorable baby!” Such a phrase is not uncommonly said concerning many babies-especially from..
One of the things I enjoy about winter is snow. I love to watch the little flakes descend from the sky. God’s creation points to its Creator and snow is one of the little ways that God has revealed His character. There are many little lessons that can be learned from snow and it is..
You Can be Thankful Even if You Don’t Feel Like It. Every person goes through times in life when it is difficult to feel thankful. In these seasons of life it is important to discover what Scripture has to say about thankfulness. The believer in Jesus Christ has a hope, even in the midst of..
What Happened to Thanksgiving? One of the things that I have often marveled at is how the secular world greatly commercializes Halloween and then jumps straight to Christmas with little thought of Thanksgiving. I honestly love the holiday of Thanksgiving and the reminder that we should be thankful to God for the many blessings He..