Author: Janice Garrison

A Beautiful Prayer-3

Today’s post is the third prayer from the Old Testament. It comes from Dan 9: 1-19 These prayers have stirred me greatly and have caused me to pray with more urgency for the people of this nation and of the…

A Beautiful Prayer-2

As I noted on my post this past Friday, I would be posting three prayers from the Old Testament. This is the second one and it is from The Message. Once again I ask those who read this, do you…

A Beautiful Prayer-1

I have been reading the Old Testament since the beginning of this year. Each time I read through the bible I see more and more, how loving, compassionate, merciful, and patient God is with his people. The comparison of how…

Spiritual Amnesia

Do you ever wonder if as a nation of Christians we are refusing God, if we are enduring discipline as sons? I do! My thoughts take me to the situation the world is in. We live in a world that…

Harvest of Blessings

In the early ninety’s, we journeyed on one of our much loved trips to visit my brother, sister-in-law and niece in beautiful Santa Barbara CA. During that visit we were on an outing and my brother’s mother-in-law, Wanda, was with…

I SHOWED UP!

In prayer, Josh, our Youth Minister often asks God to “show up” for people as he prays for their needs. When I first heard him say that it caught my attention and I admit I had to roll it around…

Batten Down the Hatches

My wonderful family amuses me when it comes to the weather, more precisely my California relatives. They have a curiosity about Oklahoma weather mingled with a bit of fear. I usually find out about possible storms in our area from…

Think Before You Speak

Vulgar slang language and Acronyms I strongly dislike hearing or reading offensive slang, to me there is no difference. If a person says the slang they may as well say the original word because that is where my mind goes…

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning is just around the corner. Brighter sunnier days always motivate me to spruce things up a bit. In a way it’s like a new beginning for me. I feel a sense of freshness, an energy that motivates me…