“What is that to thee; Follow Me!” (Jn. 21:22) The rebirth is coming; it’s happening. God uses ordinary people to carry out his plan. We are being called to follow in the footsteps of Christ, moving from a life of what is familiar by stepping into the unknown. “My sheep hear my voice. I know… Continue reading Follow Me!
(Rev Patty's Veggie Garden) “The blessing of God be upon you! We bless you in the Name of YHWH!” (Ps. 129) I have a fellow woman priest, friend who ministers in a local assisted living facility. When you step inside the room, the sacred space is transformed into a chapel. There is a sense of… Continue reading God’s Bountiful Blessings
Literally, you have to depend on Me for everything - everything. It was out of the depths that David cried unto Me, and I heard his voice. (God Calling) I am preparing my spring garden and following a new path in life. You are not at the mercy of Fate, or buffeted about by others.… Continue reading A New Path
Are you still walking the dusty path with your cross? Has someone close to you let you down, perhaps did not stand with you shoulder to shoulder during this Season of Lent? Jesus understood what it felt like to be abandoned by others. Here is an excerpt taken from “Saints Alive” by Hilda Charlton about… Continue reading Good Friday
We have traveled the Lenten journey with Jesus retracing our spiritual steps these past weeks. Now, we are going to retrace his steps, making sure we are in sync with him. Looking up into the night sky on Saturday evening, the moon was full; a symbol of endings, a time to put the past… Continue reading The Promises of Lent & Holy Week
Week 4 Where is your spiritual foundation? Is your house built on shifting sand or strong stone? Fourth Promise: The word ‘church’ means people. You are a part of God’s inner circle. The seeker who desires to build her/his relationship in Christ will have a firm foundation to work with. If a storm comes into… Continue reading The Promises of Lent – A Time of Prayer & Healing: Week 4
I come to you in the whisper of the call to be; stand tall in dignity, honor and truth. “A promise is received by faith and given as a gift.” (Romans 4)
Mary finds out she will play a part in God’s plan. I see Mary walking through the streets of Jerusalem. Her feet are shuffling in between the mixture of sand and stone. There is a hint of nervousness in her stride. Mary knows the battle lines have been drawn. She is apprehending what will happen… Continue reading The Annunciation
Fear not, for there is one who hears your pain, wipes your tears and lifts you up when you are down. God has heard your cries. Be comforted in the presence of Christ.See the Light of God surrounding you during this most difficult time. Always, always keep the light tight about you as you would a… Continue reading The Lord Hears the Cry of the Poor
“My thoughts are not your thoughts. My ways are not your ways.” (Isaiah 55)God can divinely design our life. He carries all the blueprints in his heart. For each of us, he has given us a promise; to give us hope and give us a future. With one small act of letting God design the… Continue reading God’s Divine Design of Life
In a whisper, in a song;I greet you when all seems wrong.We pray the dawn is yet to come, andThe darkness will be undone!
Look not at what was, but look at what is. Listen to that voice within to guide you!