Tag: Acts

The Sacred Hug promised in the Upper Room

Sometimes I just need a hug.  Yesterday was one of those days.  Too much going on.  Little things making me stressed out.  Nothing huge.  I really can’t explain why, but I felt a little down.  Nothing a hug couldn’t cure. I remember when my… Continue Reading “The Sacred Hug promised in the Upper Room”

Have You Received the Spirit?

In the early church, the mark of those who followed Christ was that they had received the Spirit. This is seen throughout the Book of Acts. My favorite story along these lines is when Paul encounters a group of twelve people who were trying… Continue Reading “Have You Received the Spirit?”

God’s Gift of Wilderness

So many people have “wilderness experiences” after family and friends return home from the holidays.  Just in case you are feeling alone today… “The child (John the Baptist) grew and became strong in spirit, and he was in the wilderness until the day he appeared… Continue Reading “God’s Gift of Wilderness”