Praying For Rain
The Bible says it rains on the just and unjust alike. By some estimates, depending on translation, water is mentioned 722 times in the Bible. Water is important! So important that one only has to wait for the second verse in the entire Bible (Genesis 1:2) for water to be mentioned.
Israel shares some of California’s climate and weather patterns. Rain and snow melt are very big deals. As the wet seasons in the San Joaquin Valley region pass, believers often gather for prayers and supplications to the Lord for rain and snow. If you know of any such gatherings, please share this information with us. Also, if you have a testimony or prayer request, please share as well.
Faith & Community
Here are some thoughts I'm jotting down while I wait for my mother to finish her visit to the doctor. She’s 81-years old, tough as nails and broke a bone in her foot Christmas Eve as we were getting in the car to go to church. I'm very thankful it wasn’t her hip....
This year I'm noticing a lot of talk and interest in the original St. Nicholas of Asia Minor. He was born circa 280 AD in what is now Turkey. He was a devote Christian under Roman rule. He is perhaps the most famous for helping three sisters from a poor family. Their...