Video version of “When Count Your Blessings Doesn’t go Far Enough”

Give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.1 Thessalonians 5:18 This is post #4 in my (likely short-lived) experiment in video blogging. With almost 7,000 subscribers following my writing, I think I will need to average a little more than 35 views per video if this experiment is …

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Real Love for Valentine’s Day plus this week’s video post – with a song

Dear friends, let’s love each other, because love is from God, and everyone who loves is born from God and knows God. The person who doesn’t love does not know God, because God is love. This is how the love of God is revealed to us:1 John 4:7-9 - recording Today is February 14. That means Valentine's …

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Video blog #2: “Standing in Grace”

Therefore, since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing the glory of God. And not only that, but we also boast in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces …

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Rebekah finds the Tree of Life #BucketListMoment

- Bahrain's "Tree of Life" Then the angel showed me the river of the water of life, as clear as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb down the middle of the great street of the city. On each side of the river stood the tree of life, bearing twelve crops of fruit, yielding its fruit every …

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New weekly Video-blog feature (test run)

Earlier today I shared a post that I later thought would work well for a video. I have played around with the concept before, but now I feel a tug to do this on a semi regular basis. The medium has the potential to reach additional people with a positive message, and I am all …

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Rebekah’s remarks from the retirement party (I believe this is the only video)

In all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor rulers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God …

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Anthem to Beauty and Light (a new song of praise)

Sing to the Lord a new song! Sing to the Lord, all the earth! Sing to the Lord! Bless his name! Share the news of his saving work every single day!Psalm 96:1-2 - Derek Maul I play with words for a living. I write inspirational books, novels, blogs, devotionals, feature articles, columns, website content and …

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“God has made everything beautiful for its time” – a short tour of the back garden

https://youtu.be/Lte9C-6HYUc Then the angel showed me a river with the water of life, clear as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb. It flowed down the center of the main street. On each side of the river grew a tree of life, bearing twelve crops of fruit, with a fresh crop …

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blessing a truckload of church plants!

the Lord God formed the human from the topsoil of the fertile land and blew life’s breath into his nostrils. The human came to life. The Lord God planted a garden in Eden in the east and put there the human he had formed. In the fertile land, the Lord God grew every beautiful tree with edible fruit, and also he …

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Jesus: “You can’t handle the truth!” (plus video-blog)

"I have much more to say to you, but you can’t handle it now. However, when the Spirit of Truth comes, he will guide you in all truth. He won’t speak on his own, but will say whatever he hears and will proclaim to you what is to come. He will glorify me, because he will …

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