Tag Archive | crime

Peace, Mother’s Day, and He’s Coming Back

May 7, 2016 Far Away in the depths of my Spirit tonight, rolls a melody sweeter that psalm; In celestial strains it unceasingly falls; o’er my soul like and infinite calm Chorus: Peace, Peace, wonderful Peace, coming down from the Father above! Sweep over my spirit forever I pray in fathomless billows of love. What […]

Strength, Love and Summer

March 15, 2016 Isaiah 41:10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness. Pastor Joyce gave me this verse one night at the Brecksville Church of […]

Train up a Child in the Way He Should Go

2 Samuel 14:29 15:12 : He who conceals hatred has lying lips, And he who spread slander is a fool. Proverbs 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it   What’s the mark of a successful man? Many of us gauge […]

In a Perfect World

In a perfect world there would be love, unconditional love. Couples would respect and love each other for a life time. There would be no adultery or infidelity.  There would be no dissolution of marriage, divorces or annulments. There would be no domestic violence, no sexual abuse, no rape and no same sex marriages. Children […]

America: Down the Path of Destruction

Author: Lori Carter Everyone wants to know what has happened to our country! Why are there so many violent episodes, so much crime, and so much poverty? Why in this country, “The Land of the Free”, are we seeing so much civil strife, riots, sexual perversion, murder, robberies, rapes and abductions? Why does it seem […]

There is Something Positive in Each Day

Author: Lori Carter I have been very lax the last several months in writing and I apologize for that. Just like any writer, I often get writer’s block. It’s not because God isn’t blessing, it is simply that it is sometimes hard to describe his blessings. Sometimes the blessings are so personal, you don’t feel […]

A Time That is Past

Author: Lori Carter We’d lie on the grass and look at the clouds, naming off the shapes we could see, like an elephant, a dog, or an angel. We’d throw a blanket over the clothesline and camp out in the back yard. We’d sneak out of our tent and look at the stars, naming off […]

Harder Times

Author: Lori Carter The world is a mess; there is no doubt about that. There are approximately over 1,400,000 violent crimes committed in U.S. on a daily basis. These include rape, abductions, murder, assault, robbery and so much more. There are continuing conflicts and wars being fought since before, during and after 9/11 in Afghanistan, […]

Surviving in a World Gone Mad

Author: Lori Carter There is so much going on in this world today that it is hard to keep up with it all. The wars across the seas, threats of the creation of nuclear bombs, biological warfare, drug wars, super storms like Katrina and Sandy, rising costs on food, energy and housing, loss of jobs […]