Deliverance

The Rent and the Rainbow

The Rent and the Rainbow

By Susan | January 6, 2020

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart;
and lean not unto thine own understanding.
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

— Proverbs 3:5,6

 

She’s one of those single moms with 24-hour courage. She does triple duty between her jobs as a cleaning lady and preschool teacher who is also a mother raising three children by herself in her modest central-city duplex.…

The Rejuvenator

The Rejuvenator

By Susan | January 6, 2020

Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
The Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort;
Who comforteth us in all our tribulation,
That we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble,
By the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.

— 2 Cor.

The Big Bounce

The Big Bounce

By Susan | January 6, 2020

For the Lord spake thus to me
with a strong hand. . . .

          — Isaiah 8:11a

 

Have you ever had a frightening, near-death experience? Been saved from tragedy by an amazing coincidence that seemed supernatural?

 

Some people would say those are just lucky breaks. But some of us know better.

The People Weaver

The People-Weaver

By Susan | January 6, 2020

Wherefore they are no more twain, but one flesh.
What therefore God hath joined together,
let not man put asunder.

                                                                      — Matthew 19:6

 

It’s time to get out the Easter baskets. We have six. Each one’s different, and each one’s lovely. This year, as you set out yours, I hope you’ll stop and admire the basketweaving for a moment.

Dry-Clean Only

Dry-Clean Only

By Susan | January 6, 2020

But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light,
we have fellowship one with another,
and the blood of Jesus Christ his Son cleanseth us from all sin.

— 1 John 1:7

 

She’s a lovely, talented girl, dating the son of a friend of mine, away at college.