Straight from the Heart

As people of faith, we often find ourselves thinking of the changes we are seeing in our world. It can be frightening to see a very different world than what we grew up in. Some become overwhelmed with the disappointments of their government leaders, friends, family, and even their religious leaders. Why is this? Is […]

Called to be Soldiers.

We’re not Struggling through… but Soldiering through. Patricia Richard: The Lord open my understanding several days ago about believers and the struggles we face on our journey through this life. The old cliche’ The Struggle Continues just does not feel right anymore. The Lord impressed upon me that His children are not called to Struggle through, but […]

Heaven’s Gift – Jesus

It looks bad around us…keep your heart in JESUS!! HEAVEN’S GIFT Blessed night, so many years ago gone by,  God looked upon mere man and felt his need To be redeemed of sin that bound him tight And sent a babe our pressing sins to free His birth was unpretentious in all ways – No […]

One of My Favorite Hymns

“Let me see hmmmm after thinking about it for a few days. I went right back to the first one that came to mind ‘I Surrender All’. There are a few that came to mind for I feel I lived a few. Glory to God. This hymn made me come to the altar in floods […]

Whose Reflection Are You?

MJ Johnson, In His Service REFLECTION Lord help me be a light for You, In all I do and say, Let me reflect Your countenance  In each and every day. Teach me to live my life for You, In purity of heart, No hold on earth and earthly things, Each day a new, fresh start. […]

Become A Good Thinker

Melody Acey, In His Service   ‘For as he thinks in his heart, so is he.’ Proverbs 23:7 NKJV With practice, you can become a good thinker. Observe two things: (1) Good thinkers have foresight. ‘The plans of the diligent lead to profit’ (Proverbs 21:5 NIV). The word diligent means ‘to work, study, and plan.’ […]

Hold Me Close

Hold Me Close In happy times I thank You, And feel strength beyond my own. And when my heart is breaking, I know I’m not alone. In discouragement as I struggle, And it settles like a cloud, Then I come in prayer before You, In Your presence meekly bow. For our feelings are such wispy […]

I Left the Light On

MJ Johnson, In His Service I Left the Light On I love that I can meet with You, Within my humble home, And as I bow and pray to You, I need no steepled dome. I only need a tiny space Where I can find Your presence Where I can bring my heart to rest, […]

The Privilege of Prayer

MJ Johnson, In His Service PRAYER When we say a prayer and bow our knee, And come before the Lord, Oh to know the power in this gift, To understand His Word. To be there that day when Jesus died, When He suffered on the Cross. When for our sake He gave it all, So […]


Breath of Life           by MJ Johnson “Peace” isn’t found in what I do, But rather in my heart, For true peace comes in knowing God,  And being set apart. And as I kneel and pray to Him I bow my head and wait To feel that breath of life come […]