When we see such devastation, sometimes we may wonder why God doesn’t answer our pleas for healing and for an end to our problems. Trouble is, we live in an imperfect world. God did not promise perfection but He did promise to hear us, to be with us, and to work all things together for…

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We don’t like to hear bad news of any kind, especially when it might affect us personally. God, however, promises to bring us through any bad news we face and tells us not to fear. With Him at our side, we have no reason to fear. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair  Fear Not!    Everywhere…

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God’s wisdom far outweighs our meager attempts to “get things right.” And the best way to acquire His infinite wisdom is to pursue Him through His Word. Daily study and meditation, along with prayer, will show us how to “get things right” the right way. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Pursuing Wisdom   I’ve…

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God has given us much good stuff to enjoy but He’s also given the best stuff, His love and salvation, His peace and joy and righteousness. It’s our choice. Do we want lots of good stuff? Or His very best? Eternal Perspectives               by Sally Bair Good versus Best After my pup had been fed,…

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Faith and fear are enemies. But God can show you how to use your faith muscles to rid yourself of fear and build your faith in His Word. He never fails when we ask. Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Faith muscles During our high school years, my twin sister Sandy and I, along with our…

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No matter what we face, God makes a way of escape. You can count on it! Eternal Perspectives      by Sally Bair Escape The warmth of the sun beat down on my back as I picked my way along the shoreline searching for ocean treasures. Early summer was chilly in Kodiak, Alaska, so I was thankful…

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How easy it is to base our love for someone on our own desires! But Jesus wants our motives to be pure as His were while He ministered to others on earth. ETERNAL PERSPECTIVES         By Sally Bair Gifts of Love At my former country home, a small herd of deer visited my yard most…

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When God chose us to be His temple, I doubt He was thinking of us as stately, ornate buildings like so many churches, cathedrals, and temples are seen. He had in mind sinful, ordinary vessels made clean by the blood of Christ at Calvary. We can keep our “temple” clean and holy every day through…

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Eternal Perspectives            by Sally Bair Stuck   During a recent ice storm, my car lost traction while going up an incline. Back it slid, tires losing all traction until the car stopped crosswise on the avenue. Too slippery for me to leave the car safely, I pushed the emergency light button and waited. I felt…

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The beginning of a new year is a good time to reevaluate our life, especially regarding our relationship with God, our Lord and Savior. If you haven’t done so yet, I pray His blessing as you pursue His new task for you. Eternal Perspectives             by Sally Bair 2020 Vision A friend equates the year 2020…

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