I have Five Ways We can Overcome Trials and Tribulations and live in God’s Peace! Oh, how many trials and tribulations have I overcome? I testify that no matter what it is, God is able to handle it and helps me overcome! He wants us to live in peace, and we can be of good cheer or He wouldn’t tell us to! We know He has overcome the world, and because He has, and we are in Him, then so can we! We can overcome!
As shoppers hurried into the mall to escape the Winter winds, I was acutely aware of one man who was ambling to the entrance, methodically tapping his cane. He touched the door. Then he paced ten steps away. Dropping to his knees, he placed his hat on the ground for tips and pulled a flute from his tattered jacket. With instrument in hand, the flutist played “Silent Night,” “The and “Drummer Boy.” I was enthralled by the angelic sound resonating from his instrument. Passersby stopped long enough to listen.
As people returned to the scurry of activities that so easily defines the Christmas season, I remained.
Song of Solomon is written as an allegory because the Lord is describing the indescribable realm of the Spirit. Thus, He shares mankind’s most intimate expression—the romance within a marriage—to represent the spiritual intimacy He desires to have with His bride, the church.
The non-fiction came about as I shared stories of birds or other critters, that God used to teach me a Scriptural truth. When He sent me a gravely injured hummingbird, who I name Oscar, my friends not only wanted to hear about him, they encouraged me to write the stories.
How good and pleasant it is when believers dwell in unity! David walked in both unity and dissension during his life. What did he learn?