Lent 2021 Day 34 – Choices

 wgmeisheid  March 25, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 34 – Choices

In the Lenten posting for day 19 I wrote about choices. I think a lot about choices. Back in August of 2005 I wrote a poem about choices. It was Ok, but something remarkable happened. Someone named George added to…

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Lent 2021 Day 33 – Excuses

 wgmeisheid  March 24, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 33 – Excuses

Even though God has gifted each and every one of us and expects us to use those gifts for the good of His people and His kingdom, we have a bottomless well of excuses for every failure in our lives….

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Lent 2021 Day 32 – Are You Making Memories With God?

 wgmeisheid  March 23, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 32 – Are You Making Memories With God?

I have been reading some of my earlier Lenten posts and one from March 30, 2007 caught my eye. The title is Making Memories With God. The post is about how memories make people important in our lives. There are…

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Lent 2021 Day 31 – A Unique Lent

 wgmeisheid  March 22, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 31 – A Unique Lent

This year’s Lenten observance is approaching its conclusion. I can say without reservation, this has been a Lent like no other. There are many reasons. You can cite the so-called pandemic, the world-wide lockdowns due to COVID that generated widespread…

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Lent 2021 Day 30 – Something is Imminent

 wgmeisheid  March 21, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 30 – Something is Imminent

Sometimes life looks like it is out of control and the more under the surface of things you look the more out of control it appears to be. Now some people can look at that and not realize the obvious,…

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Lent 2021 Day 29 – The Mysterious Intersection of Sovereignty and Will

 wgmeisheid  March 20, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 29 – The Mysterious Intersection of Sovereignty and Will

Coming up on two weeks until Easter tomorrow. My birthday follows 3 days later. Easter was last on my birthday in 2012 and won’t be again until 2091 so I think I can safely say  have seen the last Easter…

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Lent 2021 Day 28 – You Have to Break It to Fix It

 wgmeisheid  March 19, 2021  2 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 28 – You Have to Break It to Fix It

One of the hardest things I have to learn to accept as I grew in my Christian life was that in order to change from the old man I used to be to the new man I want to be,…

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Lent 2021 Day 27 – Do-overs are Not God’s Way

 wgmeisheid  March 18, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 27 – Do-overs are Not God’s Way

Interestingly enough, I read through a number of my previous Lenten journey postings and this one stood out to me – http://beyondtherim.meisheid.com/lent-06-day-20/. At its heart it is about God’s sovereignty, but it is also about a human failing we all…

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Lent 2021 Day 27 – Be Free From That Which Binds You

 wgmeisheid  March 17, 2021  1 Comment on Lent 2021 Day 27 – Be Free From That Which Binds You

One thing that the pandemic has brought to fore is how many hopeless people there are out there, who are primarily driven by their fear of dying. Up until the lockdowns started most people had kept that fear hidden away,…

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Lent 2021 Day 26 – Presumption

 wgmeisheid  March 16, 2021  0 Comments on Lent 2021 Day 26 – Presumption

I am tired. With the time change, Spring forward, I haven’t adjusted yet and am getting to sleep too late and getting up too early. Such are the minor travails of life, and believe me, this is minor. When we…

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