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Do you believe that God is always doing something new in your life? He moves to transform us day by day to become the person He wants us to become. In Him, there is newness everyday. Do not hold back on the changes, for it opens the door to your...

What is the difference between broken-heartedness and brokenness? In our daily state of weakness, it is important to know that we have a Comforter to run to in our times of brokenness....

The prodigal son did not expect the reaction of his father as he received him wholeheartedly with forgiveness, love, and extravagance. Despite the mistakes of the son for being prodigal, the father did not have second thoughts in being prodigal for his son's return. ...

David's life is in chaos. His sins ruined his relationship with God and his sacrifices to Him. This Psalm reveals David's folly and restoration. It is a Psalm that shows us that God can change the heart....

David wrote this Psalm in a time of danger—evil men were against him, enemies surround him and forsaken by his family. He can only cry out in prayer to the Source of his strength and confidence: The Lord! His light and His salvation....

"Joseph and Mary took Jesus to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord and to offer a sacrifice: “a pair of turtle doves or two young pigeons.” Lk 2:22,24 Of the twelve gifts mentioned in the Christmas carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas”, only the “two turtledoves” part may be Scripturally connected...

While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. (Luke 2:6-7)   "No more room!" --a bird scene...

So don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows. (Matthew 10:31) Seasoned birders eventually get tired watching, more so photographing, those ubiquitous house sparrows. Yes, they are literally everywhere and not a few consider them a nuisance. To avoid that tendency, I resolved to take photos of these common brown...

I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.” (Genesis 12:3) When birds show themselves to me in an unexpected time and in an uncommon way, I can’t help but thank God for His special favor...

The unknown author of the Theologia Germanica suggests that we need two eyes: "a right eye and a left eye". The right eye is the heavenly glance; the left sees the reality and pain of the world. With what is happening in our world, it may cause us to be hopeless...