Sleep, Glorious Sleep

  In peace, I will both lie down and sleep, for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety Psalm 4:8 (ESV) Sleep is a glorious thing and even more so at this stage in my life because it seems to be something I no longer can take for granted. Often, I wake up … Continue reading Sleep, Glorious Sleep

Psalm 94:19

A consolation prize is given to the loser of a contest. It is meant to make the one who lost feel better about losing. I'm not sure  those second place trophies ever really take the full sting away from coming in second. In Psalm 94:19, the psalmist tells us that God's consolations bring about cheer to … Continue reading Psalm 94:19

Best Defense

Fear, it's all around us. There is a lot to be anxious about in the world today. And this election season seems to be filled with anxiety.  The media wants us to be anxious. The more sensational the headline, the more we will click a link or watch a video. They predict stronger storms and … Continue reading Best Defense