The Smaller we become the more room GOD has to work

The blowfish comes to mind. It has no particular value for the fisherman. Its skin looks like worn out leather. If you turn it over and tickle its bottom it puffs up! People can be like that. A little flattery ...

The Gardener

"I am the true grapevine, and my Father is the gardener." John 15:1. Don't we all occasionally feel like we've just had a good pruning? As a gardener, our heavenly Father will mold and shape us to be a beaut...

Discipline yourself so others won’t have to

Failure to exercise self-discipline can ruin a person. Without self-control, we can squander great talents and waste wonderful opportunities. Our appetites, our desires, our dive and our enjoyment can become al...

When we can’t see out we can still look up

We live in an imperfect world in which many things are beyond our control. The disasters, heartbreaks, and injustices all around us prove the truth of Hebrews 2:8. We look up and 'see' Jesus at God's right hand...