By Virginia Finnie
|Posted by Virginia on February 11, 2011 at 9:28 PM||comments (0)|
There's a story that has been passed around, probably for years, it's one of those stories that is well worth sharing. I can't say where it originated, who wrote it or when. If you happen to know please share that information on this blog.
As the story goes, there was a little donkey who was lazily wandering around on the farm that was his home. He was well advanced in yea...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Virginia on December 31, 2010 at 2:38 PM||comments (1)|
Less than twelve hours before we welcome in 2011! New Year's Eve! A time to celebrate and contemplate. A time to look back over 2010 and appreciate everything this year has held.
In all honesty, as I look back over this past year my mind goes to all of the difficulties and disappointments. My prayers have recently been that God would show me where He was in all of the trials of 2010. That He w...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Virginia on September 29, 2010 at 12:37 PM||comments (0)|
"We give our hearts over to so many things other than God. We look to so many other things for life. I know I do. Especially the very gifts that He Himself gives to us - they become more important to us than He is. That's not the way it is supposed to be. As long as our happiness is tied to the things we can lose, we are vulnerable." - From Walking With God by John Eldredge
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|Posted by Virginia on September 23, 2010 at 12:56 PM||comments (0)|
There is a wonderful story of friendship tucked in the book of Mark. Allow me to share it with you, in my own words. Beginning with chapter two we see that Jesus has entered Capernaum. He is returning home.
The word had been spreading throughout the country about Jesus. Everyone knew that He was a teacher, some thought He was a prophet and others believed He might eve...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Virginia on September 15, 2010 at 5:14 PM||comments (0)|
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace. In addition to all this, take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. Take the he...Read Full Post »