THE LAWNMOWER

THE LAWNMOWER   The meandering water cooler conversation took an interesting turn Monday. The typical discussion centers around weekend activities like sporting events, seeing family, resting, hobbies, on-going projects around the house, travel and so forth. The weekend of one compadre` captured my attention. Her husband had gotten a hit on his ad offering a […]

PREPARE HIM ROOM

She’s about 40 weeks pregnant. She is as they say, “ripe with pregnancy.” It seems like a life-time ago when Gabriel made a surprise visit. The angel seemed to appear out of nowhere. Mary was stunned. Gabriel informed her she was highly favored for she had been chosen to bear the Son of God. Mary […]

A Bow in the Sky

I didn’t want to go. I was following what I sensed was a gentle holy nudge. As I parked my car, I noticed a small crowd had gathered just outside the building I was dreading entering. They seemed to be delighting in something just over my shoulder. I turned. There it was. A beautiful view […]

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER

IT’S ABOUT HIS SON During this Lenten season, I have desired to write on Jesus and His finished work on Calvary’s Cross for several weeks. I find I have no words. The singular thread woven throughout my thoughts is the title of this blog: “It’s about His Son.” Words have failed. But God-I do love […]

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THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: [              ] I have been intrigued by gaps in the stories of people’s lives for some time. Those pockets of time where the person seems to disappear without notice or giving a forwarding address. I have thought about the unknown and un-recorded lull in the timeline […]

Small groups begin

I will be teaching from this book. Would love to see you!! SMALL GROUPS  BEGIN 1/14/15 6:00 p.m. (Call to register for dinner at 5ish) CHRIST CHURCH EMAIL info@christchurchtv.org PHONE (205) 991-5065 LOCATION 5091 Caldwell Mill Road, Birmingham, AL 35242 #thoughtsonprayer

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: A GREAT LIGHT —PART TWO (A Christmas Eve Meditation)

Thoughts on Prayer: A Great Light—Part Two (A Christmas Eve Meditation) (Excerpt from: Thoughts on Prayer:A Journey in the Land of Father’s Love) Isaiah 9:2; Matthew 4:16″…The people walking in darkness have seen a great light…” No one knows when Jesus was born. It could have been during the Jewish celebration of Sukkot. His birth […]

THOUGHTS on Prayer : A GREAT LIGHT

Thoughts on Prayer: A Great Light—Part One (Excerpt from Thoughts on Prayer : A Journey in the Land of Father’s Love ) A phrase from Isaiah 9:2 and Matthew 4:16 has been running around in my head all month: “The people walking in darkness have seen a great light…” I have been mulling and churning […]

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: A WING AND A PRAYER

THOUGHTS ON PRAYER: A WING AND A PRAYER My oldest son, Connor, is getting married in 6 weeks. Consequently, I have been reminiscing over the soon to be three decades of his life. Connor is a loyal friend, witty, smart, friendly, handsome, and a man of faith. (I am not biased. I am his mom.) […]