Tag: Jesus

Finding Peace on the Waves

Some days might feelLike we are on the wavesTossed around in a boatLooking for a hand to save Splash after splashWe get soakedWe can’t catch our breathWith no anchor of hope Our muscles are weakFrom moving the oarsWe’re getting nowhereFrom an endless chore Walking… Continue Reading “Finding Peace on the Waves”

For An Audience of One

Over a year ago I posted on the topic of Freedom from Perfectionism. In the comments section of the post, my blogger friend, Judy, and I talked books. I told her that I planned to read a book called For An Audience of One:… Continue Reading “For An Audience of One”

From Restlessness to Fulfillment

Last week I wrote about what I learned during Lent. And today I wanted to share about something else that I learned during those weeks. Towards the beginning of Lent I was feeling restless. Antsy might be a good way to put it. Sitting… Continue Reading “From Restlessness to Fulfillment”

Happy Resurrection Sunday!

Jesus arrested with no causeHis own disciple betrayed HimA robe placed on His shouldersA crown of thorns made on a whim Jesus was flogged and ridiculedInstead of Him, a murderer set freeJesus had to drag His own crossAs He marched uphill to pay our… Continue Reading “Happy Resurrection Sunday!”

Luke 24

Read Luke 24 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. I can’t believe we have reached the end of the book of Luke! I sure hope you have enjoyed going through this journey with me! A few days after Jesus’ death,… Continue Reading “Luke 24”

Luke 23

Read Luke 23 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. There are a couple of things in this chapter that reveal how magnificent God’s grace is. What Jesus did on the cross means we have access to the unmerited favor of… Continue Reading “Luke 23”

Luke 22

Read Luke 22 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. “Father, if you are willing, take this cup from me; yet not my will, but yours be done.” An angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him. And being in… Continue Reading “Luke 22”

Luke 21

Read Luke 21 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. As Jesus looked up, he saw the rich putting their gifts into the temple treasury. He also saw a poor widow put in two very small copper coins. “Truly I tell… Continue Reading “Luke 21”

Luke 20

Read Luke 20 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. In Luke 20 we see different instances where the people tried to trick Jesus into saying something wrong. These people were from an influential group during that time, yet they often… Continue Reading “Luke 20”

Luke 19

Read Luke 19 in your Bible. Or you can also read it here. In Luke 19:28-44, we read about Jesus arriving in Jerusalem. When I read about Jesus’ life and get to this point in the story, it makes me sad because I know… Continue Reading “Luke 19”