Echoes From the Campfire

When you begin to analyze a man, there is always some one human trait that rises above all others.”
              –James Oliver Curwood (Back to God’s Country)

    “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.”
              –Romans 12:21 (NIV)
         He giveth more grace when the burdens grow greater,
         He sendeth more strength when the labors increase,
         To added affliction, He addeth His mercy,
         To multiplied trials, He multiplies peace.

         When we have exhausted our store of endurance,
         When our strength has failed ere the day is half-done,
         When we reach the end of our hoarded resources,
         Our Father’s full giving is only begun.

         His love has no limit, His grace has no measure,
         His power no boundary known unto men,
         For out of His infinite riches in Jesus,
         He giveth and giveth and giveth again.
                    –Annie Johnson Flint

There has been quite a bit of bemoaning and groaning.  Woe is me, I can’t see my friends and I’m down to my last roll of toilet paper.  I saw the above poem on Ravi Zacharias’ sight and realized that it was made into a song.  In our current plight, we should be concentrating on the goodness of God, not on the coronavirus.  Take time today, this weekend, to contemplate on the words of this poem.  The Lord continues to give, and give, and give, and…