New Year Prayer

Father, We have closed the calendar on 2012 and opened 2013. The pages are blank and full of wonder to us, but not to You. You see every event, hear every word, and understand every attached emotion. You know every success we will celebrate, and each failure we will grieve. You are already covering each…

The Gift of Help

I’m stubborn.  Not so much with people, but with projects, technology, and anything that can be thought of as a puzzle.  I tend to believe I can “do it myself,” and I will stubbornly work at something until I either fix it or I am so overwhelmed and agitated I have to give in and…

Psalm 9

I will praise You, Lord, with all my heart;     I will tell of all the marvelous things You have done.  I will be filled with joy because of You.     I will sing praises to Your name, O Most High. Psalm 9:1-2 The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble.  Those who know Your…