Heaven’s Bounty -2009 One cold and frosty night In the soothing great outdoors A single flake fell gently And settled on earth’s floor, One flake, but many crystals With promises to fulfill Quickly covered every surface With heaven’s cold, white chill. Like a blanket warms a … Continue reading Heaven’s Bounty
Revelation: You may not know that Upward Bound has been my blog name since the beginning for me on ‘wordPress in the year 2013. It has been a wonderful experience for me and I am grateful to ‘wordPress for all that I have learned. I have become weary at times and thought that I needed … Continue reading Upward Bound — Revelation
Self Abandonment These two words are easily pronounced and taken each by itself are quite easy to define. Self…the ‘whom’ of your existence. Now, I admit, I didn’t go to the dictionary to describe this word for the simple reason that when we speak of “self” it is the same as saying “now listen closely, … Continue reading Self Abandonment
Is there a difference between a disciple and an apostle? We associate the word “apostle” with the twelve who were chosen by Jesus. We recognize they were taught and we see by their actions that they learned. How do we know that? James 1 tells us we are known by our actions…in his way of … Continue reading Are You a Disciple?
The Way Reaching for heights Describes our dreams While darkness fails to charm For joyous hope sparkles like dew On a bright and shiny morn. Choose wisely, then, The prophet warns Consume the offered fare Learn the path to unknown Heights while Jesus calls you There. We’ll dwell in eternity With the Master’s truths And … Continue reading The Way