Spiritual Development

Where Is The Joy?

If you were to tell me a year ago that I didn’t have joy in my life, I would have protested.  However, what is evident to others is often disguised to the actual person.   So it was in this particular area of my life.  At the end of 2018, the Lord impressed profoundly on… Continue reading Where Is The Joy?

Spiritual Development

Hands In The Storm

It caught me off guard.   I was on my way into work, listening to my usual radio program.  When the program ended and before the next one could start, the station played a song I had never heard, and it caught my attention. As I listened, I approached my destination, and while the song… Continue reading Hands In The Storm

Spiritual Development

How To Deal With Shame

Christian: Met you with nothing else in that valley? Faithful: Yes, I met with Shame. Christian: Why, what did he say to you? Faithful: What! Why, he objected against religion itself; he said it was a pitiful, low, sneaking business for a man to mind religion; he said that a tender conscience was an unmanly… Continue reading How To Deal With Shame