Better than Perfect? – Look, See, Pray

It is humbling to recognise the faith of a believer who will shortly embrace an eternity that is better than the perfection of any earth-bound lifetime.  Such faith rings very true for me since my own encounter with cancer- facing your own mortality does focus the attention rather thoroughly!  My cancer has been successfully treated, but I still don’t know the length of life that remains. Long or short, in sickness or in health, God is and must still be the “strength of my heart and my portion forever.”   … More Better than Perfect? – Look, See, Pray

Mourning with Those who Mourn – Psalm 27:1,4-9

Just recently, a reader asked for activities to help children think about the recent Australian bush fires. Here are some ideas, which equally apply to other times when hard things happen. Activity – Look for the Helpers Fred Rodgers has good advice for all of us when the problems of the world seem overwhelming: Look for … More Mourning with Those who Mourn – Psalm 27:1,4-9

A Comfort and a Challenge – Psalm 139 & Jeremiah 18

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