God is our refuge.A firm rock in sinking sand.Our ultimate hope. The storms of life may try to knock us down, but God is our shelter. He is our refuge in a world of sinking sand. Our hope and trust is in Him alone. Praise the Lord!
The mirror withinReflects the true self more thanThe mirror outside. People are judged by their physical features more than their personality. The world has this judgment upside down. The true-self should be judged by the qualities that form an individual’s distinctive character rather than the way they look. This is how God judges us. He... Continue Reading →
You have two choices.Honor the Lord with your lifeOr live for yourself. We all have free will. God has given us the freedom to serve or reject Him. God will not coerce a free moral being to worship Him. Therefore, you have the choice to either worship God or your own image. Everyday we wake... Continue Reading →
The brilliant sun shinesBut not as brightly as yourWonderful smile. You are created in the image of God. Though the sun may shine a brilliant light, there is nothing greater to the Lord when He sees us smile. I truly believe that. He created the stars, planets, galaxies, giraffes, trees, birds, whales and more, but... Continue Reading →
The sea grinds its teeth.The wind roars above the crest.Waves come crashing in. Have you ever been to the beach and noticed when a storm is about to begin? The sea becomes more intense as if it's grinding teeth. The wind picks up and the waves get larger. Soon, waves start crashing in. Life is... Continue Reading →
A sea of faces.Aspiring to be someoneIn the big city. Big cities are places of opportunity. Many people go there in order to fulfill their greatest dreams and aspirations. In the sea of faces, in the busyness of it all, they are trying to be someone. The world has a desire to show their talents... Continue Reading →
Past, Present, Future.Flashes before mortal eyes.Like the morning dew. Humans are mortal beings. In this life, we will all have to face death. But our mortality can lead to immortality when we trust in God. According to Scripture, when we put our trust and faith in God, He will grant us eternal life. This is... Continue Reading →
When we said, "I do."The Lord united us bothAs husband and wife. Christian marriage is a sacred commitment between a husband and wife. It is the foundation for a healthy family unit. Biblical marriage symbolizes an even greater commitment that will last for eternity: The union of Christ and the Church.
The mirror is fake.The lake's reflection is aMore natural me. Oftentimes, we focus on the outside self as the genuine person inside. However, our true identity exists more on the inside than the outside. For this reason, I thought about the reflection of a mirror versus a lake. The mirror may be physically clearer than... Continue Reading →
Garden of Eden.Red crispy apple eaten.Scream, "Paradise Lost!" The Fall of Man is a sad moment in history. It brought the curse of sin to the world. The temptation from the evil serpent has caused countless suffering and depravity for generations. However, Jesus of Nazareth, the second Adam, took the sin and agony from the... Continue Reading →