Fruit Display

“I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser.  Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit He prunes, that it may bear more fruit. You are already clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.  Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch…

Risen Indeed!

But he said to them, “Do not be alarmed. You seek Jesus of Nazareth, who was crucified. He is risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him.   -Mark 16:6 The precious blessing of Easter is that we have a living Saviour! The Lord is risen. He is risen indeed! We yearn…

First 5

“Ten minutes spent in the presence of Christ every day, aye, two minutes, will make the whole day different.”  – Henry Drummond If you have read only a few posts here on Every Day with the King, you surely know there are no subjects mentioned more than starting your day with Jesus and Bible studies. Today I would…

Simple

Do you feel overwhelmed with   (fill in the blank)   too much information too many choices too much stuff I could keep adding to the list but I’m sure you get the idea of what I’m talking about. We seem to be drowning in too much everything! It is the cause of a huge amount of…

Morning Manna

While reading my Bible and having coffee early in the morning, I see the birds getting their breakfast of seeds from the ground and feeder. I love supplying seed and watching the birds come each day. It brings me true pleasure to watch them arrive, feed and linger awhile.  I often think about the comparison…

Classic Hymns Book Review

Book review for Classic Hymns: Read & Reflect with the Classics Authors: B&H Editorial Staff I received this book from B&H Publishing in exchange for an honest review. The opinions expressed here are completely my own.   This book is the latest in the Read & Reflect with the Classics series. Each of the books…

2018

2018 Are you ready for the new year? Plans, resolutions, goals… It can seem a little overwhelming. Maybe you’ve experienced beginning a new year with a goal to improve some area in your life, only to give up in a few weeks. I know the feeling 😦 I am not one to easily give up…

The Shepherd’s Way

It seems that often the shepherds are overlooked. Maybe because they don’t seem as interesting as the wise men who followed the star. We picture the wise men in royal robes surrounded by mystery. The shepherds were uneducated men of low status. They would certainly not stand out in a crowd. These ordinary shepherds bring…

Corrie’s Christmas Memories

Corrie ten Boom shared her thoughts and memories about Christmas in her book Corrie’s Christmas Memories. She loved to share about the birth of Jesus and the visit of the shepherds. When I think of this story it makes me so happy. Do you know why? Because I know that the baby Jesus was born in Bethlehem…

Ruth Myers

Lately, I have been encountering stress and anxiety to an increasing degree. Most likely anyone who reads this will be able to understand the feeling because it seems as if we all are having the same experience today. I stumbled across an old audio recording that blessed me and I believe it will bring some…

Time with Corrie

Let’s visit with Corrie ten Boom today. (The following is gathered from Corrie’s writings) We have a Father in heaven who is almighty. Trust Him and you will experience miracles. Is your future a friend this morning? Remember that God is in control. We see Your miracles every day, Father, if we only open our…

Purpose of Bible Study

As we enter the season of Fall many of us are excited to be starting new Bible studies! So, let’s stop and think for a moment about our motivation. What is the purpose of Bible study? Choosing to study the Bible is obviously a wise use of your time. You might describe this activity as having…