Life’s Journey Archive

Happy Father’s Day

Today, I would like to bless my Dad. He’s 85 this year and still a warrior. No, he doesn’t duke it out at 80+ years old (ha) however, he does engage in the battle of prayer. Dad knows, God hears him when he …

Thoughts on Easter Sunday

The resurrection of Jesus, sets Christianity apart from all other faiths. The mere fact that the broken body of the crucified Christ, received life again, and slipping out of grave clothes, He walked out of a dark tomb and appeared to many – …

Thoughts on Easter Saturday

I wonder what thoughts were in Mary’s mind as she lingered near the cross of her Son. Was she too hoping for a miracle? Her heart must have been breaking, surely angels would come and rescue heaven’s own – how could this be …

Thoughts on Good Friday

    Good Friday is only good for us. For the Lamb of God who took away the sin of the world, it was not a good Friday. The unfair trial, false accusations, and the humiliating spectacle they made of the Lord Jesus …

You Can Make It!

I watched a fascinating documentary. A lone polar bear was caught in a quick spring thaw. This big fella had been enjoying the end of winter; relaxing in the sun and frolicking on the ice, until the warm sun caught him by surprise …

Miracles in 2017!

Happy New Year’s I love New Year’s Day. It’s my favourite day of the whole year. It’s new, fresh and full of promise – miracles. “Miracles are supernatural events that supersedes natural laws”. Do you need a few of these this year? Last …

The Night Everything Changed

The Night Everything Changed As darkness fell, nothing was out-of-the-ordinary. The shepherds were in the fields with their sheep, possibly reclining with their back against a rock (uncomfortable!) – watching, like every other night. Can you imagine their surprise, when right before their …

Silent Night. Holy Night.

  Silent Night, Holy Night. Christ is born. A week or two before the holidays, I try to read the Christmas story everyday; I don’t want to miss a fresh thought. Today, I marvelled at Joseph. He had already chosen Mary to be …

Mary’s Sweet Surrender

I love Mary and one day I will meet her. Right now she is with Jesus, her earthly Son – the Lamb of God who took away the sin of the world – what a story. Mary’s resolved willingness to obey the angel’s …

How Do I Find God’s Will?

  The day dawned like the one before – bright and sunny. The young student laced her runners, snapped on her water belt and she was off. Early morning jogs are the best – she hoped today she’d clear the fog in her …