INSPIRE: Our Blog for Daily Living

December 12, 2018

John 2:3 (NLT) — 3 The wine supply ran out during the festivities, so Jesus’ mother told him, “They have no more wine.” With this statement was Mary expecting a miracle? According to verse 11 she ... [Continue Reading]

December 11, 2018

One of the things that sold us on buying our house in 2003 was the wide staircase going down into the basement. After moving many people into houses with narrow staircases that also would make a right ... [Continue Reading]

December 10, 2018

Luke 24:17–18 (NLT) — 17 He asked them, “What are you discussing so intently as you walk along?” They stopped short, sadness written across their faces. 18 Then one of them, Cleopas, replied, “You ... [Continue Reading]

December 7, 2018

2 Chronicles 7:3 (NLT) — 3 When all the people of Israel saw the fire coming down and the glorious presence of the Lord filling the Temple, they fell face down on the ground and worshiped and praised ... [Continue Reading]

December 6, 2018

Luke 20:40 (NLT) — 40 And then no one dared to ask him any more questions. The religious leaders of the day were always putting Jesus on trial with there questions. They were always trying to trip ... [Continue Reading]

December 5, 2018

Luke 19:46 (NLT) — 46 He said to them, “The Scriptures declare, ‘My Temple will be a house of prayer,’ but you have turned it into a den of thieves.” The court of the Gentiles was the only place in ... [Continue Reading]

December 4, 2018

Did you notice that the whole chapter of Luke was centered on the subject of prayer? Luke 18:1-8 The Widow > The pray-er needs to be persistent. Luke 18:9-14 The Pharisee & Tax Collector ... [Continue Reading]

December 3, 2018

My father had just given me, his seven year old son, his instructions for the day. I was to have the lawn mowed and the garage swept out by the time he came home that evening. Then he said, "Do you ... [Continue Reading]

November 28, 2017

Luke 12:37 (NLT) — 37 The servants who are ready and waiting for his return will be rewarded. I tell you the truth, he himself will seat them, put on an apron, and serve them as they sit and ... [Continue Reading]

November 27, 2018

Luke 11:27 (NLT) — 27 As he was speaking, a woman in the crowd called out, “God bless your mother—the womb from which you came, and the breasts that nursed you!” Would people want to bless your ... [Continue Reading]