“What time I am afraid, I will trust in thee.” Psalm 56:3

Despite the grim circumstances of its birth, rain gently refreshes everyone it touches, bringing healing, hope, and the new life of spring.

“Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.”-Isaiah 41:10

Joy is a treasure that we must choose to protect and nurture. Its enemies are many.

We ushered in 2020 with a watch service at my church. Despite the fact that we started at 10:30 p.m. and went on until about 1:00 a.m….