God's faithfulness

I often want more. I usually want it NOW and I quickly forget.

I often want more. I usually want it NOW and I quickly forget.

It’s easy for me, (us), to read this and look at those silly, ungrateful, forgetful, greedy, grumbling Israelites and think, “what is WRONG with them??!!”

But the Word is a mirror that shines on my own fickle heart and when I’m willing to gaze into it I see how much I am the same as the grumbling crowd.

I often want more. I usually want it NOW and I quickly forget.

where to find hope for your 2016 & a different kind of list

where to find hope for your 2016 & a different kind of list

It’s enough to make us dizzy, all this turning of shortcomings, around and around in our minds.  And perspective is skewed with dizzy, spinning hearts.

But the wisest words for this New Year for me, (maybe you too?), words to stop the drain, the emptying, the dizzy, self-absorbed perspective, are words worth repeating:

 

    “But THIS I call to mind, and THEREFORE I have hope:
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