My Favorite Picture of My Father and Me

My Favorite Picture of My Father and Me

…the beloved of the Lord will live safely by Him; He protects him all the time, and the Lord places him on his chest. -Deuteronomy 33:12, NET I sat upright, my book crashing to the floor beside the bed. That sounds like a train. And it is coming for our house. I leapt to the […]

Protection

Protection

So often it seems like my prayers are about protection. I ask God to protect my thoughts, body, health, finances, friendships, family, marriage, home, and faith. And I could go on! Because in this life, I know that I (we) are up against a lot. And yet we can’t dwell on that. There is work […]

You Are a Shield Around Me

You Are a Shield Around Me

There isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t think about God’s protection. I ask him for protection against evil, wrongdoing, misunderstandings, health problems, and sometimes even myself. Whatever it is that could harm me, I ask for protection. I didn’t always do this. I used to ask for protection when I saw something negative […]