Wednesday’s Word – December 2, 2020

Wednesday’s Word This Advent we’ve heard testimonies about how God moves some of the Saints at Saint Matthews by the Sea.  In fact, this past week I have been thinking about how Almighty God once got my attention.  Let me give a little background first. When I was in Jr. High School, my first and last period class… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – November 25, 2020

Wednesday’s Word Words to Live by:  Compiled by Lauren Wiener    (11/30/04 Family Circle) Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.  –Marcel Proust Reflect upon your present blessings—of which every man has many—not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.  –Charles Dickens Always look at… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – November 11, 2020

Wednesday’s Word I’ve had this conversation … and I’m sure you have too.    In fact, Folks will say, “I’m a very spiritual person—I just don’t see any point in organized religion.”  Some may even say that the term “organized religion” is an oxymoron.  Others may tell you that they don’t see anything wrong with being a different religion, after… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – October 28, 2020

Wednesday’s Word Top of the Morning to you!  It is for sure another beautiful Wednesday morning! I’ve been looking at a book called ‘Irish Blessings: A photographic Celebration’.  Every now and then, I love to remember where I come from.  Sometimes it can be a blessing and sometimes it can be rather humbling.  But today, I am doing one… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – October 21, 2020

Wednesday’s Word  “We walk by faith, not by sight” (2 Corinthians 5:7).  This was my Wednesday Word.  This was my first thought this morning!  Of course, I have recited this scripture many times at funeral services and celebrations of life.  It reminds us that earthly life is like a tent because it is temporary, while life in heaven is… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – October 14, 2020

Wednesday’s Word Wednesday Morning, and I’m still thinking back to last Sunday.  What a Blessing you gave Ann and I!  Sunday we received many wonderful cards with notes of blessing and appreciation.  You also gave a beautiful arrangement of flowers for Ann; for me a tie, pocket square, and matching face mask, and a Duncan Donut gift card (I’ll… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – October 7, 2020

Wednesday’s Word A few days ago, as I was driving home.  I pulled out onto Coastal Highway headed north when I hit the wrong button and ejected a CD that I did not even remember was in there.  I passed the “DQ” and pulled into the next parking lot to get things under control.  I looked at the title… Read More »

Wednesday’s Word – September 30, 2020

Wednesday’s Word Evangelism 101: Motivated to Share God’s Blessings!      A class on evangelism—oh no!  Just the word evangelism can strike terror in the heart of many a good Christian.  It can cause feelings of fear, pressure, or guilt.  “I just can’t go knock on doors,” we say.    But I believe true, authentic evangelism should fill us with anticipation, confidence, and… Read More »