Be ye Holy

HO’LY 1. Properly, whole, entire or perfect, in a moral sense. Hence, pure in heart, temper or dispositions; FREE from sin and sinful affections. 2. Holy signifies perfectly pure, immaculate and complete in moral character; man is holy as his heart is sanctified, or purified from evil dispositions. We call a man holy when his … More Be ye Holy

What I cannot see

“All I HAVE SEEN TEACHES ME TO TRUST THE CREATOR FOR ALL I HAVE NOT SEEN.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson  So many things in life we cannot understand or comprehend.  But I know everything He has already done becomes beautiful.  And so I choose to trust in Him. Isaiah 55:8-10 quotes “For my thoughts are not … More What I cannot see

Go in peace

Psalms 71:3 Be thou my strong habitation, whereunto I may continually resort:  thou hast given commandment to save me;  for thou art my rock and my fortress. Last week on the morning Isaac (my nephew) passed, God gave my niece, Mandy a promise. Genesis 26:31 …and Isaac sent them away, and they departed from him in peace. … More Go in peace

A time to die

“A time to be born, and a time to die;…….a time to mourn, and a time to dance;” Ecclesiastes 3:2,4 This a a memorial to my two nephews, Isaac and Michael Grasser, who both died last week in a drowning accident. Isaac Rock Grasser, I was blessed to know you for the 17 years you … More A time to die

Oh mercy! 

Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. “Oh boy! Are they ever gonna get it when I get home!”  Or “I can’t wait to give them a piece of my mind!” Ever said that or maybe thought it? I’m big time guilty. Check. Consider; Mercy: compassionate or kindly forbearance shown toward … More Oh mercy! 

Meek as a lamb

Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth. Synonyms of meek: submissive, yielding, obedient, compliant, tame, biddable, tractable, acquiescent, and humble. As I am going through the beatitudes in my posts, it makes sense that they are written in this order. In previous posts I’ve written about being poor in spirit, mourning … More Meek as a lamb