Tag Archives: Corrie Ten Boom

swallowed up

Today I spoke with a man who was struggling with many losses. He spoke and I listened as he told of loss after loss, worry and wonder at how he would find any kind of help. At the end of … Continue reading

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the next ones

I was reading in Prayer by Philip Yancey today, when he shared a story about Corrie Ten Boom, one of my heroines.  He wrote about how after her multiple strokes she was bed-ridden but had her helpers hang pictures of dear ones … Continue reading

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here and now

I work as a customer service representative answering phones for a financial institution.  Numerous times a day I have a caller who wants to figure out what will happen with his or her account next year, five years, or even … Continue reading

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containers

“But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.” 2 Corinthians 4:7 It isn’t us.  We are not the source of the power within us.  Jesus is … Continue reading

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