God’s Heart on Receiving and Giving – Part 1

David suddenly awoke as the first rays of sunlight peered through his window. He rubbed his eyes for a moment, then sprang from his bed and quickly got dressed. Enthusiasm swelled in his heart as he thought about the bag of seeds given to him by his father. Today,...

God’s Heart on Receiving and Giving – Part 2

It was a crisp April morning. David wanted to check on his newly planted seeds. His mother said, “Let’s eat some breakfast first, then you can go out to the field. David’s mother served a hot steaming bowl of oatmeal with diced apples, walnuts, cinnamon, and a...

God’s Heart on Receiving and Giving – Part 3

Spring finally won its tug of war with winter, and warmer days began to prevail. David slipped on his boots and raincoat and ventured out into the drizzling mist to inspect his little garden. He scanned the soil, looking for some sign of growth, but the dismal sky...

The Foundation of Enjoying Life

Enjoying is defined as taking pleasure in, delighting in, giving and receiving joy, rejoicing, making something acceptable, satisfying and securing favor. God is the source of all life. He is the living God who richly gives us all things to enjoy. The foundation of...