Tag comfort

We Need Him

Over the summer, several folks in our church family were concerned about one of our members. I’ll call her Christine. Christine didn’t seem herself. Her children were concerned, too. In September they insisted that she get checked out by a…

The Gift of Rest

Worries surrounding America’s involvement in the Vietnam War consumed President Lyndon B. Johnson. While many presidents have found great solace in Camp David, President Johnson wasn’t good at relaxing. As is illustrated in this photo of Johnson that I shared…

Comfort from Jesus

When our children were little, I knew a witty older woman who had many fun expressions. When you were at her home at meal time, rather than asking if you were hungry, she would ask, “Are you about to grow…

Always. That’s right. Always.

Ray and I had a sweet surprise during intermission at the Dailey and Vincent concert that we attended recently. I have written several times in years past about our dear friend Jo who passed away from cancer a few years…