Santa vs. Jesus, it’s not What You Think.

Sitting on the sofa with my husband doing something that I don’t think I’ve ever done which is watching the Thanksgiving Day Parade that Macy’s puts on each year. It was actually pretty good and I actually enjoyed it. But as this happiness went by and the singers and the bands and all this thankfulness…

NICE, not Naughty Children Pray for Miracles

Ashtyn rebukes the storm. On a rainy afternoon Ashtyn, then eight years old talked under the gazebo on the patio of my house. I like to tell Ash about the reality of the LORD. As it was raining, there came a sudden thunder, and he began to be afraid, so I started telling him about…

Dream of Living in a Glass Room

Deborah Simmons-Garcia July 30, 2016 ·  I had a dream that I was living in a glass room and outside it was dark and much rain had fallen. A person I know was sliding on a garbage can lid into the street. The street was 1960, or Cypress wood. I asked where she was going. I…

The Pearl of Great Price

His train filled the temple, the aroma of praise had a satisfying scent, yet something was missing. In the midst of the missing feelings, God had to make a decision. There was something about the character of God that desired a love that came through a challenge. The scripture says that God is Love. He…

How Do You like your sacrifice, rare, or well done?

Not long after Adam and Eve were cast out of the Garden of Eden they had their first son. His name was Cain. Cain who was the first son,also exemplified other first, however infamous. He was a tiller of the soil and grew fruit and vegetables. He was also ‘hard of hearing”, or as many…

Be Gone or Put this woman out from me.

2 Samuel 13:15 American King James Version  Then Amnon hated her exceedingly; so that the hatred with which he hated her was greater than the love with which he had loved her. And Amnon said to her, Arise, be gone. This is the thought the LORD gave to me as I was speaking to Him…

TO COLOR OR NOT TO COLOR.

Mandala – Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mandala A mandala (Sanskrit: मण्डल, lit, circle) is a spiritual and ritual symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism, representing the universe Often times, Americans are so eager to try something new. Because they are harmless in their pursuits, they believe that everything and everyone brought from abroad is also harmless. Unfortunately this is…

The Toothache

  The Toothache part I Once, near the time when I first became a part of the apostolic Faith, or it could be said as the church of the Apostolic doctrine, Pentecostal, I was suffering from a terrible tooth ache. Because I had converted to the Pentecostal church, I had much to learn of the…

When the Syrian Army Advanced

When the Syrian Army advanced into the land of Israel uninvited, the prophets Elijah told the king feed them and send them home. Here in America there have been many armies that have advanced against this great nation in order to steal its goods to enrich itself or to harm it’s people and take over….

We shouted a Prayer in the Name of Jesus!

We shouted a Prayer in the Name of Jesus! There was a man trying to change a tire on the side of the freeway Service Road. A lot of cars passing by and all a sudden seems as though he was having a seizure or something trying to unscrew lugs for his tires and he…

Just a thought:

The real problem with our youth today is the lack of a real father in the home to raise them with love, respect and good values. Many young men are in prison today because thier fathers were only seeking to enjoy a woman’s body by convincing them with lies and coersion that sex was love….

The OneBehind the Mirror Image.

    And Jesus answered him, The first of all the commandments is, Hear, O Israel; The Lord our God is one Lord: And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment.  March…