Behind the Music ~ Confess & Be Healed

“Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.” James 5:16 “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:9 I have quotedContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Confess & Be Healed”

Shalom – Stepping into 2022

The end of 2021, the beginning of 2022…Shalom – peace out to 2021 and praying for a peace-filled 2022. 2021 was full of blessings – a new granddaughter, new ministry opportunities and a newly written favorite song “Jesus Is”. Heading into 2022 I’m even more overwhelmed with God’s goodness. An additional new ministry opportunity thatContinue reading “Shalom – Stepping into 2022”

Behind the Music ~ Jesus Is

“Whom have I in heaven but you? And there is nothing on earth that I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.” Psalm 73:25-26 Society says you are enough, dig deep, you are strong….but the fact is….I’m not. I’m not enough, I’m notContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Jesus Is”

Buddy the Wonderdog

Meet Buddy, today is his birthday, he’s the big 2! He enjoys doggie treats, rides in the car and the boat, snuggling, short games of fetch, and walks at Drake Harbor in Warsaw. James acquired Buddy last February (February 4th), he had been looking for a dog for himself….a buddy, if you will, and foundContinue reading “Buddy the Wonderdog”

I Will Sing

“I will sing to the Lord all my life; I will sing praise to my God while I live.” Psalm 104:33 “My heart is confident, God; I will sing; I will sing praises with the whole of my being.” Psalm 108:1 “My tongue sings about your promise, for all your commands are righteous.” Psalm 119:172Continue reading “I Will Sing”

Behind the Music ~ The Beauty of Your Grace

“For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God.” Ephesians 2:8 ESV A new song, a free gift, a sweet reminder… God’s grace. God’s grace is simply too much for us to comprehend. First of all, God saved us by His grace through faith in Him.Continue reading “Behind the Music ~ The Beauty of Your Grace”

Behind the Music ~ Shine

“Let your light shine before others.” Matthew 5:16 The writing below is from an offender who was at Algoa Correctional Center, he read this to the congregation one Friday night at the end of one of our services last August. As I listened to him speak I was inspired to write “Shine”. I opened theContinue reading “Behind the Music ~ Shine”