Category Archives: Inspirational

A Christian Reflection on the Biblical Fall Feasts

The month of Elul is the last month on the Jewish calendar. It is often a time to reflect and take inventory of one’s life over the past year in preparation for the upcoming High Holy Days. One of the traditions associated with the month of Elul is the daily blowing of the shofar as a call to repentance. Continue reading

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Fanny J. Crosby – The Lady Behind Blessed Assurance

Believe it or not there are churches that still sing old fashioned hymns such as “Blessed Assurance.” Whenever I sing a hymn, I like to pay attention to the writer.  I think because I myself write poetry and songs, it interests me to know who wrote my favorite songs.  For a long time I have been impressed with Fanny Jane Crosby.  Continue reading

Prayers of the Righteous

I have no shortage of prayers that I make to God on my own behalf, but when I pray for others, I have an extra concern for effective prayers. Continue reading

Remembering and Observing the Sabbath

The Sabbath has special meaning in my life. It is a time for me to rest and to draw closer to God. I do not always do this perfectly, but it is helpful to set aside a day for the purpose of rest and spending time with God. Continue reading

Passover Guest – Passover Haiku

Waiting for Elijah Continue reading