Monthly Archives: June 2016

Come on, Now…Raise them Hands!

By Patrick Hawthorne “Alright!  It is time for me to fess up.  “I, Patrick Hawthorne, am a hand raiser.”  Yep.  There you have it.  I raise my hands in church and I’m proud of it.  I don’t wish to offend

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Just a Monday Morning Thought

By Patrick Hawthorne : “I Have Decided…I will not be a dream sitter.” Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart (Psalm 37:4.) The word, “delight,” from its root, means to be pliable,

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Framing Your World

By Patrick Hawthorne Three very memorable, yet frustrating, verses of the Bible are found in Hebrews 11:1-3.  They are what I refer to as ‘gotcha’ verses.  By that I mean, we think we have a handle on them and then,

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Who God has Called, He Equips

By Patrick Hawthorne Has God called you to a certain task in which you feel extremely inadequate? I sure hope so. I know that this is a rather odd thing to write but I ask for a particular reason.   You

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A Wednesday Morning Thought

By Patrick Hawthorne  

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Are You Expecting the Lord to Move?

By Patrick Hawthorne For years I have been thoroughly captivated by Isaiah 40:31, “They that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength…”  I don’t know when, but somewhere along the way it became one of my favorite verses. Well,

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JUST A THOUGHT!

By Patrick Hawthorne  Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid. (John 14:27 NKJV)    

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The Ambassador to the King (Part 3)

By Patrick Hawthorne Now then, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were pleading through us…” (2 Corinthians 5:20) For the past two articles, we have been looking at the ambassador to the King as it relates to the

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