• Devotionals,  Uncategorized

    Play it forward

    “If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.” – Nora Roberts I was sitting around one day pondering life, and a thought crossed my mind.  I thought about how miraculous it is that babies can live in a womb, without even being able to breath.  For me I was thinking on the surface – If a person stops breathing or cannot breathe, then certainly they can’t live.  The miracle of life, and how God facilitated it is so amazing.   How God infused the human spirit into…

  • Devotionals,  Uncategorized

    Steps of faith

    “Go and show yourselves to the priests.” And as they went they were cleansed.”  – Luke 17:14 I can envision Simon the leper; cast away from all he knew, hiding behind a Rock.  Watching and waiting for Jesus to come heal him from his afflictions.  Jesus came through the village between Galilee and Samaria, which was situated to hold all who were diseased with leprosy.  It was believed back then that if you had disease it was surely because you had sin in your life. Little did Simon know that the Lord would use such an affliction to show His glory and power to the leaders of that day.   Simon probably lost…