Psalm 23

Psalm 23

Nov 19

The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. God is my caretaker and my provider.  He knows everything that I need and He provides it.  There is nothing that I do not have as long as I let Him be the giver. He makes me lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside quiet waters, He refreshes my soul. God knows that I need rest, that I need to be re-energized and restored.  He knows the things...

The Wish: a parable of sorts

The Wish: a parable of sorts

Nov 18

Once upon a time, a young man discovered an old lamp.  It was quite dirty, so the young man began to rub it and polish it.  Smoke began to pour out of the lamp and suddenly a genie appeared before the young man. “Thank you for releasing me from my imprisonment,” said the genie.  “In gratitude, I will grant you any one thing you desire.  Name the thing you want and I will give it to...

The Innkeeper: a parable of sorts

The Innkeeper: a parable of sorts

Nov 10

Once upon a time there was an innkeeper.  He kept a splendid inn and was renowned for his gracious hospitality toward his guests.  People would come from far away for no other purpose than to stay at the inn. One day the innkeeper decided that he would like to open another inn.  He wanted to ensure that his hospitality and generosity could be extended to even more guests.  While this was a...