40 days Archives

A Staring Invitation

 If you told me I never had to fly again, I’d give you a grateful grin and a puppy-dog hug. Although I am forever grateful to the Wright brothers for their incredible invention of the airplane, I don’t believe my liver, kidneys, and other vital organs were intended to soar through the air at a… Read more »

How Surrender Brings Freedom

In this season of Lent, this week’s focus is on surrender. This blog is about three things we need to surrender. The first thing we need to surrender is our past. We are people of the past. As Christians, our faith is rooted in a historical event. The Incarnation, the coming of Jesus, the son… Read more »

40 Days of Preparation

“Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. And after fasting forty days and forty nights, He was hungry. And the tempter came and said to Him, “If you are the son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread.” But He answered, “It… Read more »