Safe Place

Safe Place

“Which of all these does not know that the hand of the LORD has done this? In his hand is the life of every living thing and the breath of all mankind.” (Job 12:9-10) Do you need a fresh infusion of security, safety, protection? Consider the picture of being tucked in...
Form and Face

Form and Face

Let heaven and earth praise him, the seas and everything that moves in them.” (Psalm 69:34) We like God to speak to us clearly, with easy to understand concepts and miraculous interventions. He does. All the time. The star-studded canopy above, the ocean deep,...
Not So Much

Not So Much

“I will bless the Lord at all times; his praise shall continually be in my mouth. My soul makes its boast in the Lord; let the humble hear and be glad.” (Psalm 34:1-2) Some mornings the birds sing a bright tune, their cheerful sounds synchronized perfectly to my mood....
Life in Hand

Life in Hand

“Thus says the LORD, who gives the sun for light by day and the fixed order of the moon and the stars for light by night, who stirs up the sea so that its waves roar – the LORD of hosts is his name.” (Jeremiah 31:35) The ocean sneaks up on the sand, fizzing and...
A Year In

A Year In

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” (Isaiah 41:10) What startles you at 3 am, wrenching your eyelids open while shoving your heart into overdrive?...