Monthly Archives: June 2011

GLEANINGS from Claudia: Disappointment

“But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love forever and ever.  I will praise you forever for what you have done; in your name I will hope, for your … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Decisions

“From everyone who has been given much, much will be demanded; and from the one who has been entrusted with much, much more will be asked.”  Luke 12:48 Becky’s life ended suddenly.  She didn’t have time to set her house … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Worthless Idols

“Those who cling to worthless idols forfeit the grace that could be theirs. But I, with a song of thanksgiving, will sacrifice to you.” Jonah 2:8-9 The sermon this Sunday really made me think.  Steve is preaching a series on … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Fear

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.” 1 John 4:18 I woke today to beautiful, glorious, blue skies.  … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: Comfort

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort , who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Clauda: June

“Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.  It gave me great joy to have some brothers come and tell about your … Continue reading

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