Smiling Outside, Lost Within

 A “stiff upper lip,” as the British call it, so often masks the pain within. But sometimes God reaches inside. Let me tell you a story….On the streets of town one day, Jesus was mobbed by people bumping, jostling, elbowing one another in an attempt to get close to this famous teacher and miracle-worker. In the crowd was a middle-aged woman who suffered from chronic bleeding. Over the last dozen years she had gone to doctor after doctor, hoping that one of them could heal her. She’d spent all her…

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A Mother-Daughter Battle

“I love Betty very much and she knows it. But why is she so rebellious? Mrs. Grant asked me.This mother was a sincere Christian, and her teen-age daughter had been a continual object of her prayers. She could not get Betty to study, do a chore right, get along with her brother, or even eat properly. It was a mother-daughter battle, and it terribly distressed Mrs. Grant. “It’s been very trying, believe me,” she said. “In coming to you, I thought you might help.”Probing for the cause of the festering…

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Mothers Prayer for her Child!

Lord God, You chose our Daughter/son for us and we thank You for the gift she/he is to us. I thank you for filling my child with numerous gifts, talents, and abilities. We bless him/her and ask that You fill her/his with whatever things are true, noble, just, pure, having virtue. Bless my child to grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I request you to keep evil company away from our child.

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