Author Archives: BarefootPreachr

Lord have mercy

“You say grace before meals. All right. But I say grace before the concert and the opera, and grace before the play and pantomime, and grace before I open a book, and grace before sketching, painting, swimming, fencing, boxing, walking, … Continue reading

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Judgement & Gratitude

“I am grateful that I am not as judgmental as all those censorious, self-righteous people around me” ~ Unknown “Two men went up to the temple to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee stood … Continue reading

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Thank you for what I have forgotten

… “So often we dwell on the things that seem impossible rather than on the things that are possible. So often we are depressed by what remains to be done and forget to be thankful for all that has been … Continue reading

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Dogwood Tree Legend

God has given me an early Easter remembrance ~ my dogwoods are blooming! As legend has it, the cross on which Jesus was crucified was made from a dogwood tree. God decreed that the dogwood tree would from that day … Continue reading

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Prayer for My Neighbors

“Social responsibility becomes an aspect not of Christian mission only, but also of Christian conversion. It is impossible to be truly converted to God without being thereby converted to our neighbour.” ~ John R.W. Stott Lord, lead us to our … Continue reading

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Prayer for a Heart

Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path. -Psalm 119:105 I choose kindness… I will be kind to the poor, for they are alone. Kind to the rich, for they are afraid. And kind … Continue reading

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Prayer for My Friend Today

I love the LORD, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live. (Psalm 116:1,2) May you know … The peace … Continue reading

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God, Speak!

A child whispered, “God, speak to me” And a meadowlark sang. The child did not hear. So the child yelled, “God, speak to me!” And the thunder rolled across the sky but the child did not listen. The child looked … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Jesus!

Merry Christmas!

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It’s Time to ACT!

By: Anonymous “It is easy to think Christmas, and it is easy to believe Christmas, but it is hard to act Christmas.”

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