Blog - The Teachings of Jesus

Love Above All

Posted by Roberta Grimes • June 15, 2024 • 5 Comments

O Lord my God, When I, in awesome wonder, Consider all the worlds Thy Hands have made; I see the stars, I hear the rolling thunder, Thy power throughout the universe displayed. Then sings my soul, My Saviour God, to Thee, How great Thou art, How great Thou art. Then sings my soul, My Saviour... Read More

What Does He Mean?

Posted by Roberta Grimes • June 01, 2024 • 12 Comments

Day by day, Day by day, Oh Dear Lord, Three things I pray. To see thee more clearly, Love thee more dearly, Follow thee more nearly, Day by day.  Oh… Day by day, Day by day, Oh Dear Lord, Three things I pray. To see thee more clearly, Love thee more dearly, Follow thee more... Read More

For Shame

Posted by Roberta Grimes • May 25, 2024 • 23 Comments

You who dwell in the shelter of the Lord, who abide in His shadow for life, Say to the Lord, “My refuge, my rock in whom I trust!” And He will raise you up on eagles’ wings, bear you on the breath of dawn, Make you to shine like the sun! And hold you in... Read More

An Attitude of Gratitude

Posted by Roberta Grimes • May 18, 2024 • 16 Comments

I will extol You, O Lord, for You have lifted me up, And have not let my enemies rejoice over me. 2 O Lord my God, I cried to You for help, and You healed me. 3 O Lord, You have brought up my soul from Sheol; You have kept me alive, that I would not go... Read More

Happiness

Posted by Roberta Grimes • May 04, 2024 • 10 Comments

To dream the impossible dream. To fight the unbeatable foe. To bear with unbearable sorrow. To run where the brave dare not go. To right the un-rightable wrong. To love, pure and chaste from afar. To try when your arms are too weary to reach the unreachable star. This is my quest! To follow that... Read More

Growing Spiritually

Posted by Roberta Grimes • April 06, 2024 • 19 Comments

Let there be peace on earth, And let it begin with me. Let There Be Peace on Earth, The peace that was meant to be. With God as our Father, Brothers all are we. Let me walk with my brother In perfect harmony.  Let peace begin with me. Let this be the moment, now. With... Read More

What About Evil?

Posted by Roberta Grimes • March 16, 2024 • 18 Comments

He can turn the tides and calm the angry sea. He alone decides who writes a symphony. He lights evr’y star that makes the darkness bright! He keeps watch all through each long and lonely night! He still finds the time to hear a child’s first prayer. Saint or sinner calls and always finds Him... Read More

Forgiving

Posted by Roberta Grimes • March 02, 2024 • 12 Comments

God hath not promised skies always blue, flower-strewn pathways all our lives through. God hath not promised sun without rain, joy without sorrow, peace without pain. God hath not promised we shall not know toil and temptation, trouble and woe. He hath not told us we shall not bear many a burden, many a care.... Read More

The Sermon on the Mount

Posted by Roberta Grimes • February 10, 2024 • 6 Comments

I am weak but Thou art strong. Jesus, keep me from all wrong! I’ll be satisfied as long As I walk, let me walk close to Thee.  Just a closer walk with Thee. Grant it, Jesus, is my plea! Daily walking close to Thee. Let it be, dear Lord, let it be. Traditional, from “Just... Read More

Happiness

Posted by Roberta Grimes • January 27, 2024 • 28 Comments

What’s it all about, Alfie? Is it just for the moment we live? What’s it all about when you sort it out, Alfie? Are we meant to take more than we give? Or are we meant to be kind? And if only fools are kind, Alfie, Then I guess it is wise to be cruel.... Read More