Monthly Archives: June 2011

GLEANINGS from Claudia: Unshakeable

“When I felt secure, I said, “I will never be shaken.” O LORD, when you favored me, you made my mountain stand firm; but when you hid your face, I was dismayed.”  Psalm 30:6-7 I could never have imagined the … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: ‘I Will Not Forget You’

“Shout for joy, O heavens; Rejoice, O earth; burst into song, O mountains!  For the LORD comforts his people and will have compassion on his afflicted ones.  But Zion said, “The LORD has forsaken me, the Lord has forgotten me.” … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS from Claudia: When We Passed By

When We Passed By The little place you lived 10 years ago Still stands surrounded now By grown up trees and shrubs you planted It looks more substantial somehow Though you stand no more We passed by this place today … Continue reading

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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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