Tag Archives: Peace

How to Find Peace

Matt. 11:28-30 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest … Continue reading

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Am I Kindling?

Proverbs 26:20-21 “For lack of wood the fire goes out, And where there is no whisperer, contention quiets down. Like charcoal to hot embers and wood to the fire, So is a contentious man to kindle strife.” I’m sitting at … Continue reading

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Be Still My Soul

After spending a week at the beach, I returned home to the busyness of day to day activities and was left pondering how to capture the stillness on my soul I felt on vacation.  Is peace and tranquility only a … Continue reading

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Pray. Trust. Rest.

Answer me when I call to you,     my righteous God. Give me relief from my distress;     have mercy on me and hear my prayer. Psalm 4:1 What are you facing today? No matter how icy the waters seem, hold onto God.  Don’t … Continue reading

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The Harvest is Plentiful

“Don’t you have a saying, ‘It’s still four months until harvest’? I tell you, open your eyes and look at the fields! They are ripe for harvest.” John 4:35 If you had told me two or three years ago I … Continue reading

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Imitation of Christ Book 1 Chapter 8

The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis Book 1 -Admonitions Profitable for the Spiritual Life Chapter 8 Of Obedience and Subjection   Summary Obedience comes in two forms – out of necessity or out of love.  It doesn’t much matter whether … Continue reading

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Imitation of Christ Book 1 Chapter 6

The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis Book 1 -Admonitions Profitable for the Spiritual Life Chapter 6 Of Inordinate Affections How do we find peace? Many seek it. For some, it seems the more they try and capture it, the quicker it seems … Continue reading

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