Happy, Happy! Joy, Joy.

  By G.P. Avants “The Joy of the Lord is our strength.” Nehemiah 8:10   Have you ever had a friend that was happy in any and every situation? The bounce round yelling, “Happy, Happy! Joy. Joy!” hey don’t let anything get them down, even when the world around them is crashing in. What in the world do they have that the rest of us … Continue reading Happy, Happy! Joy, Joy.

Yoke


By G. P. Avants “For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.” Matthew 11: 30     Got it. The work ahead Is plan to see. “If it’s meant to be, It’s up to me.” (That’s what they tell me.) I grab the plow, My back I bow, Flex and bent All day From beginning to end. Yet when I view The fruit … Continue reading Yoke


Giddinessness


“Surely then you will find delight in the Almighty and will lift up your face to God.” Job 22: 26 Have you ever stopped and pondered about how a couple had the courage to first hold hands or share their first kiss? There is a giddiness that defines the early relationship that will never be the same, or can it? I have heard that relationships … Continue reading Giddinessness


Rotten Fruit


By G. P. Avants “We are sure that we have a clear conscience and desire to live in an honorably in every way.” Hebrews 13:18   “Eh…it’s mealy. Is that the right word?” “Yeah, this apple is really dry. I’m more thirsty now than when I started.” “It’s almost as bad as eating plastic fruit, blah.” “I’m still hungry but, is all the fruit in … Continue reading Rotten Fruit