Mary’s song

Luke 1:46-55 ICB Then Mary said, “My soul praises the Lord;my heart is happy because God is my Savior.I am not important, but God has shown his care for me, his servant girl.From now on, all people will say that I am blessed,because the Powerful One has done great things for me.    His name is holy.GodContinue reading “Mary’s song”

Your help needed

Psalm 107:2 “Let the redeemed of the Lord tell their story” Dear Friends, Your help is needed, please and thank you! I’ve just received a grant to write a book and make a series of videos on finding hope in God while living in the hard place of suffering. (Yes, I’m amazed about this opportunity!Continue reading “Your help needed”

Last segment for modern parable

This first link is for the podcast of this blog post: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/ugsQLBbIVub Here’s the links to the three other segments of modern parable: https://soulscientistblog.com/2022/10/23/modern-parable/ https://soulscientistblog.com/2022/10/30/modern-parable-continued/ https://soulscientistblog.com/2022/11/06/more-on-the-modern-parable/ Even large memorial stones can be quickly covered over when placed on thorny soils. Those pesky persistent thorns can and will take over anything in their path, just likeContinue reading “Last segment for modern parable”

Fencerows and me

click on link below to listen to recording of this post: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/qYDvFXg2Ztb Isaiah 61:11 ESV The earth causes plants to grow, and a garden causes the seeds planted in it to grow. In the same way the Lord God will make goodness and praise come from all the nations. Have you ever compared your life to an old fencerow?Continue reading “Fencerows and me”

Watering music

click on link below to listen to the podcast for this blog post: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/V36t4Fwjptb John 6:35 Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty. Revelation 22:17 The Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let the one who hearsContinue reading “Watering music”

Being vulnerable with you

2 Timothy 2:4 No soldier when in service gets entangled in the enterprises of [civilian] life; his aim is to satisfy and please the one who enlisted him. “It’s not about being popular. It’s about being faithful” (Journey, 2022) Spoiler alert: today’s post is me being vulnerable with you. Please feel free to skip or move alongContinue reading “Being vulnerable with you”

Praying back Part 2

click on link below for podcast or use spotify link listed above the picture: https://spotifyanchor-web.app.link/e/6RFQ1uMf3sb Psalm chapter 23 1The Lord is my shepherd;    I have all that I need.2 He lets me rest in green meadows;    he leads me beside peaceful streams.3     He renews my strength.He guides me along right paths,    bringing honor to his name.4 Even when I walk    through the darkest valley,[a]IContinue reading “Praying back Part 2”

Quiet time, Part 2

A quiet time – Part 2 What are the essential pieces of a quiet time? A one-word answer is P.R.A.Y. Preparation. Routine. Assignment. You. If you haven’t already read or listened to Part 1, please click on this link below for Part 1: https://soulscientistblog.com/2022/05/31/quiet-time-part-1/ ASSIGNMENT Ephesians 2:8-10 For it is by grace you have beenContinue reading “Quiet time, Part 2”