Tag: faith

He Alone Can Open and Close Doors with Finality

In life, we can encounter situations where it seems like a door is closed before us — we do not receive a deserved promotion or salary raise, a romantic relationship is ended, a loved one dies. Sometimes, we feel like blaming ourselves or others. In other times, we receive unexpected blessings or favor — a…

Watching for the New in 2018

Watch for the new thing I am going to do.     It is happening already—you can see it now! I will make a road through the wilderness     and give you streams of water there. Isaiah 43:19

The Reason for the Season: God with Us

“Look! The virgin will conceive a child! She will give birth to a son, and they will call him Immanuel, which means ‘God is with us.’” Matthew 1:23

Time to Listen to Christmas Worship Songs

It’s 11 more days before Christmas! I found this cool playlist of Christmas worship songs.  The songs are a a good reminder who is the Reason for the Season. The season is not just about giving and receiving gifts, family and office gatherings, parties, food and drinks. It’s about celebrating eternal love – about celebrating…

Simone Biles Dances to Chris Tomlin Song in Dancing with the Stars

There are songs that we love and there are dances that tell a story and inspire us. I see all these come together as I watched USA Gymnast Simone Biles and her professional dance partner, Sasha Farber danced to Simone’s chosen song in Dancing with the Stars. Biles, who was adopted as a kid, chose a Chris Tomlin*…

Listening Again to Vineyard Intimacy Songs

I’ve recently searched for some of the earliest worship songs that I have enjoyed and have been blessed with by Vineyard Worship. Below are most songs of their Vineyard Intimacy 1998 album. I think they are still as powerful today in drawing you to a place of rest and love in the Lord.