Cold Pillow, Warm Bed

Sometimes life’s greatest comforts come only from being in life’s most uncomfortable positions.  Like being snuggled up in bed on a really cold day.  There is no sensation like it.  Our focus on the cold (Cold being an absence of heat), makes us appreciate the heat all the more.  Spiritually, this is true as well.Continue reading “Cold Pillow, Warm Bed”

Comfort. Where’s The Source?

An Odd Ball When I was young, I found much comfort in a good book. I was an odd ball. My comfort was in sitting down and reading a good, non-fiction, historical analysis of some time periods misfortunes. The World Wars, the Spanish Influenza, Presidential assassination attempts, were all things I enjoyed reading to escapeContinue reading “Comfort. Where’s The Source?”

Prayer of Comfort

Father, I am going off script. I know that You are not the author of confusion, but God, I am confused and I don’t know where that leaves me. Nowhere can I run to escape you, nor would I ever, yet as life rolls on like waves in high tide, I am lost. The DevilContinue reading “Prayer of Comfort”

God Is Our Refuge?

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore will not we fear, though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea; Though the waters thereof roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with the swelling thereof. Selah” (Psalm 46:1-3). Psalm 46.Continue reading “God Is Our Refuge?”