Tag Archives: surrender


Is it possible to get used to suffering? What happens when I meditate on truths like Romans 8:28: “For we know that in all things God works to the good of those who love him, who have been called according … Continue reading

Posted in Hardship, Suffering, Surrender, Trials | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment


In spite of my unshakeable belief in the person of Christ, my Christian life has been a patchwork of successes and disappointments.  I have known both joy and tumult.  A number of crashing personal failures and regular emotional turbulence

Posted in Obedience | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment


I tossed the turned all Sunday night. Actually, it was Monday’s wee hours. Sunday had been a beautiful day.  In spite of illness, anxiety and a potent helping of the blues, I prayed to God as I went about my … Continue reading

Posted in Discipline | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Meaning of Surrender

There was a time when I thought I was required to consult God every time I selected a parking space. At other times, I have made nearly all my decisions from a worldly point of view, not deliberately, but as … Continue reading

Posted in Surrender | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Cosmic Wrestler

Rescue   (Don Moen) You are the source of life; I can’t be left behind No one else will do; I will take hold of you I need you Jesus to come to my rescue; Where else can I go?

Posted in Surrender | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments