Sally’s Blog

THE SWEETNESS OF BLUE CHICORY

The popular, blue wildflower known as blue chicory, is not only beautiful but contains many health benefits. Today we’ll talk about its sweetness. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Sweet blue chicory Because blue is my favorite color, I’m naturally drawn to the bright blue chicory flower, a member of the aster family. I see them…

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WHAT DO WE HAVE TO CROW ABOUT?

I find it too easy to add my woes to those spoken by another. How much easier, I tell myself, to add a word of praise about God’s goodness. Such a habit takes time to develop. How is it with you? ETERNAL PERSPECTIVES            by Sally Bair  Crows   I once saw a flock of at…

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JESUS SHOULD BE THE LEADER WE FOLLOW

Eternal Perspectives            by Sally Bair Follow the leader   On my walk in the country one morning, I was surprised to see a pack of five wolves. They loped along the edge of a nearby field single file before the leader led them into the woods. A pack’s lead wolf, called the Alpha male, always…

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JESUS IS THE ULTIMATE TRANSFORMER

Spiritual transformation can happen in the blink of an eye, or it can happen after much questioning and meditation until it comes as an aha moment. Regardless of the time involved, it is a wonderful, life-changing event for those who truly seek the Lord. Eternal Perspectives         by Sally Bair The transformer During our childhood…

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THE MOUNTAIN GOAT

Ever wish you were a mountain goat when you’re stumbling around and can’t seem to get your footing, whether physically, mentally, or spiritually? Thanks to God, we can be as sure-footed as that animal. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair The Mountain Goat While traveling by bus up the Denali mountain in Alaska, my family and…

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DO WE HIDE FROM THE LIGHT LIKE THE COCKROACH?

There is no hide-and-seek between us and God. He knows our every thought, word, and act. And if our relationship with Him is good, we can take joy in that fact. Our desire should be to walk in His light every moment. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair The cockroach During a mission trip to Saltillo,…

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GOD WOULD HAVE US BE EAGER, NOT ANXIOUS

Are you enthusiastic? Ardent? Impatient for good things to happen? If so, you are eager, a trait God encourages as we walk in His righteous, peaceful, joyful path. ETERNAL PERSPECTIVES        by Sally Bair Are you Eager? Or Anxious?   There is a lot of difference between these two words. EAGER means enthusiastic, impatient or…

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A HYMN TO CELEBRATE OUR FREEDOM

God bless America! How thankful we are that He does, indeed, bless us with the hard-earned freedoms we enjoy. Let’s pray for continued freedom in our land. Eternal Perspectives              by Sally Bair  God of our Fathers In 1876 in commemoration of our country’s one-hundredth birthday of the Declaration of Independence, a pastor of a…

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PENTECOST POWER IS FOR TODAY

Jesus Christ is the same today as He was when He walked on earth. The Bible tells us that encouraging fact. That means through the power of the Holy Spirit, we can heal the sick, cast out demons, raise the dead, and bring about all kinds of miracles and wonders. May we always remember His…

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BEING A DISCIPLE OF JESUS

The gift of salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ must be followed by our willingness to follow Him in every way, every day. Eternal Perspectives               by Sally Bair Discipleship Spring is the time to watch baby animals and birds follow their mamas while they learn how to hunt for food, defend themselves and eventually go…

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