On asking why – Job 42:3

On asking why – Job 42:3

“Why did Grandpa die, Mum?” he asked for about the hundredth time. I took a deep breath. My previous answers hadn’t satisfied him. “Well, … that’s just the way life is.” Despite my desire to answer all of my children’s questions honestly and...
Short Devotion : 2 Timothy 4:9, 21

Short Devotion : 2 Timothy 4:9, 21

“Do your best to come to me quickly.” “Do your best to get here before winter.” 2 Timothy 4:9, 21 Paul knew his life was coming to an end so he especially wanted to see Timothy one last time. Paul needed the reassuring presence of a close friend. This wasn’t...
An Easter Acrostic Poem

An Easter Acrostic Poem

Afflicted yet silent Burdened with grief Crushed by sin Despised by onlookers Embraced the pain Forsaken by God Guiltless but condemned Humiliated for me Injured for my shame Justice denied Kindred to my hurts Lashed for my healing. Mourning on Friday Numbness on...
Short Devotion : Luke 12:49-50

Short Devotion : Luke 12:49-50

Read more of my short devotions on this blog or on Pinterest. “I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! But I have a baptism to undergo, and what constraint I am under until it is completed!” Luke 12:49-50...