February 8, 2007

Traveling Light

Once someone asked me why I don’t check in my luggage when I fly… even when I go on missions, I try to bring everything on as carry on. I think sometimes it is motivated by efficiency. Life is short… I do not like to waste time “waiting” for my luggage to come out. Also, I have heard horror stories of lost luggage. So over the years, I have learned how to pack light. But...

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The Lord’s Prayer

I was reading Max Lucado’s meditation on the Lord’s Prayer this morning and it reminded me of some simple truths. From Lucado’s book, The Great House of God, he writes, Our Father [Thank you for adopting me into your family.] who is [Thank you, my Lord, for being a God of the present tense: my Jehovah-jireh (the God who provides), my Jehovah-raah (the caring Shepherd), my Jehovah-shalom (the Lord is peace), my Jehovah-rophe (the God...

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