My name is Melanie and I'm 23 years old. I've been raised Catholic and have always believed in and loved Jesus but have strayed away the past few years in a deep addiction and with depression and anxiety. there's a point to this trust and bare with me, I feel that my dream may be an important...
How important is the notion of free will and what does it even mean if I cannot exercise it because of handicaps that I have been born with? For instance no one on earth asked to be born white in a prosperous developed country like USA, UK, Europe etc or black in a impoverished developing...
An Original Work / April 4, 2018
I pray to the Lord
When thoughts trouble my mind.
I put my trust in Him.
Then, peace I do find.
I have no control
Over what others do.
They all have the freedom
To others subdue.
It pains me to watch
How some lie and they trick.
Their plans are so sneaky...
Recalling Your Tears
2 Timothy 1:3-5 NIV
I thank God, whom I serve, as my ancestors did, with a clear conscience, as night and day I constantly remember you in my prayers. Recalling your tears, I long to see you, so that I may be filled with joy. I am reminded of your sincere faith, which first...
We all have a story to tell, don’t we? It is the story of our lives. It tells where we came from, where we have been, the people we have known, the things we have experienced and felt, where we have lived, the things we have done, both bad and good, the lessons all of this taught us, and where...
Friday, June 2, 2017, 7:09 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “My Jesus, I Love Thee.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Matthew 16:1-12 (ESV).
Signs of The Times (vv. 1-4)
And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test him they asked him to show them a sign from heaven...
Saturday, May 20, 2017, 6:30 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “He Keeps Me Singing.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Psalm 101 (NASB).
Integrity of Heart (vv. 1-4)
A Psalm of David.
I will sing of lovingkindness and justice,
To You, O Lord, I will sing praises.
Saturday, November 5, 2016, 11:24 p.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Gift of God.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Psalm 121 (ESV).
Our Help (vv. 1-2)
I lift up my eyes to the hills.
From where does my help come?
My help comes from the Lord,
who made heaven and...
Friday, September 11, 2015, 5:46 a.m. – The Lord Jesus put in mind the song “Give God the Glory.” Speak, Lord, your words to my heart. I read Isaiah 18 (NASB).
You Will Hear It
Alas, oh land of whirring wings
Which lies beyond the rivers of Cush,
Which sends envoys by the sea,
Even in papyrus...
By DEAN SCHABNER and JAMES MEEK
A video released today by a group claiming allegiance to ISIS purports to show the beheading of a group of Coptic Christian men who were kidnapped in Libya last month.
The horrific 5-minute video is evidence of ISIS' continued expansion from the...
It was the worst mass shooting in American history – 70 people shot by a gunman, 12 of them killed, while they were watching the midnight showing of a new movie just 21 miles from where we’re sitting. There are no words to describe the anguish being felt by those who are suffering today; our...