Peacekeepers

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your request be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all under-standing, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 NKJV What do you think about when you hear the word peace? Freedom? Tranquility? Order? God is looking for …

Compassionate Encounters

Then Jesus, moved with compassion, stretched out His hand and touched him, and said to him, “I am willing; be cleansed.” Mark 1:41 NKJV When I was working my way through college, I worked at several nursing homes as a CNA. I remember one patient in particular who was non-verbal, unable to walk, and dealt with a lot of pain …

Very Present

God is our refuge and strength; a very present help in times of trouble. Psalm 46:1 NKJV Trouble is a part of the human experience, and although we can minimize it by living wisely and righteously, there is a better way to direct our attention. And that is by becoming aware of how very present our God is at all …