Not What I Signed Up For!

There are times in our lives when various things happen that don’t appear to be our original assignment from the Lord.  We’ve said, “Yes!” to Jesus and His call on our lives but the movie being played out in front of us does not look like the picture we had originally agreed to.  So, we […]

Keep on Singing!

It was a beautiful Spring day in Bainbridge, GA. My sister, Diana wentoutside to swing in the backyard, or so my mother told me. Diana beganto sing while swinging. The school age daughter of the family next doorbegan taunting her by saying, “You can’t sing! You sound awful! Stopsinging!” Diana ran in the house crying […]

Where is my focus…my thorn or God’s Grace and His Power?

“So, to keep me from becoming conceited……. A thorn was given me in the flesh, amessenger of Satan to harass me, to keep me from becoming conceited. Three times Ipleaded with the Lord about this, that it should leave me. But, He said to me, ‘Mygrace is sufficient for you, for my power is made […]

The Lord is My Light!

It was so very dark that Wednesday night I ran out of gas in my momma’s old green Chevrolet station wagon.  I had stayed late at church, helping out with the pictorial directory.  Choir rehearsal had finished before the Olan Mills reps and I completed our job.  So, my parents were well on their way […]