Posted in May 2010

Soap-n-Hope (by Becky Rommel)

Good Morning!! While cleaning one of my ladies houses she had her SOAP OPERA on. Wow!!! I had forgotten what they were like because it has been a while since I was YOUNG AND RESTLESS. The DAYS OF OUR LIVES go by so fast, before you know it your old and used up in GENERAL … Continue reading

Changed (by Becky Rommel)

Good Morning!! I had to CLEAN and replace the bag inside a GENIE II. That is a new system that MIRACULOUSLY ABSORBS the ODOR of DIAPERS when you throw them away. If I had a WISH to give, it would be for you to realize how much GOD loves you. Time is RUNNING OUT, and … Continue reading

Unabashed Love (by Kristen Mellott Parker)

“Many a man claims to have unfailing love, but a faithful man who can find?” Proverbs 20:6 My oldest son had played a particularly great soccer game. As he was walking across the field following the game, he was scanning the crowd for a familiar face. As our eyes met, he started to run toward … Continue reading

Washed by Grace (by Becky Rommel)

Good morning!! I was at a house that had a lot of clothes on the floor. They were next to piles that were clean and folded. I didn’t know if they were clean or dirty. I had to make a decision, so I washed them. We also do that with people, judging them on what … Continue reading

www.mannaandcoffee.com

Brothers and sisters in Christ, thank you for your prayers and support of this devotional blog site!  I hope that it has been a blessing to you.  We have had 1613 visits so far since starting the site on April 16th, and last week OUR site had 533 views, thanks to the addition of multiple … Continue reading

United with Christ (by Becky Rommel)

Good Morning!! My niece Erica is a FLIGHT ATTENDANT. Her Job is to make sure everyone has a SAFE, ENJOYABLE TRIP to their DESTINATION when FLYING. Heaven is our DESTINATION but our JOURNEY before ARRIVAL isn’t always ENJOYABLE. TURBULENCE can DROP out of no where and it can get ROUGH!! God wants each of us … Continue reading

Observations from the Field (by Eric Tromiczak)

“For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come.” 1 Timothy 4:8, NIV Are we properly equipping our children?  Safety has been one of the highest priorities in youth sports, and continues to be one of the most … Continue reading

JOY UNSPEAKABLE (by Becky Rommel)

Good morning!! At one of my homes, they have a room full of dead hanging animals on their wall.  They look so still and peaceful. Lol.  I bet if they could talk, they would tell you, it wasn’t peaceful dying a painful death.  Do you have PEACE? That’s all I want.  Today I feel like … Continue reading

Wine from Heaven (by Len Winneroski)

“The Kingdom of heaven is like a king who prepared a wedding banquet for his son.”  Matthew 22:2, NIV “Look at me daddy!” yelled Isabelle as she twirled in the middle of the living room in her princess dress.  “I’m a bride!” Isabelle’s father smiled as he watched his daughter dance around the room in … Continue reading

Beauty and Branches (by Len Winneroski)

“Be energetic in your life of salvation, reverent and sensitive before God. That energy is God’s energy, an energy deep within you, God himself willing and working at what will give Him the most pleasure.” Philippians 2:13, The Message   I don’t mind mowing the grass.  We have a push mower and I usually look … Continue reading

A Place for Us – by Mahala (Hayley) Frandsen

“Where you are right now is God’s place for you.  Live and obey and love and believe right there.” 1 Corinthians 7:17, MSG In the heart of Indiana, amongst the purple haze of the Brown County hills stands the former home of world famous Hoosier artist, T.C. Steele, and his second wife, Selma Neubacher Steele.  … Continue reading

True Glory (photography by Brian K. Huckabee)

“For you have been born again, not of perishable seed, but of imperishable, through the living and enduring Word of God. For, ‘All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, but the Word of the Lord stands forever.’  And this … Continue reading

Stinkers and Saints (by Len Winneroski)

“As for the saints who are in the land, they are the glorious ones in whom is all my delight.” Psalm 16:3, NIV Have you ever been sprayed by a skunk?  Before this morning, I had no idea that there are ten different species of these cute little stinkers.  There are hooded skunks, spotted skunks, … Continue reading

Let the Music Play (by Frank D. Jonez)

“My heart is steadfast, O God, my heart is steadfast; I will sing and make music.” Psalm 57:7, NIV Check out the latest new release from Frank D Jonez!  Frank is the music minister at New Hope Church in Greenwood, Indiana.  He is truly a gifted, and Godly man.  I absolutely love this song!  It … Continue reading

Lessons from Indy (by Kristen Mellott Parker)

“Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous fall.” Psalm 55:22, NIV I was walking my dog, Indy, this afternoon. We walk together often and always along the way, he stops to smell EVERYTHING. Sometimes I let him sniff, and sometimes I hurry him along. It … Continue reading

Good Soil (by Len Winneroski)

“But the one who received the seed that fell on good soil is the man who hears the word and understands it.  He produces a crop, yielding a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown.”  Matthew 13:23, NIV “Can I help you grandma?” Sarah’s large brown eyes were locked onto her grandmother’s shaky hands … Continue reading

Energy, Mass, Light and Faith (by Len Winneroski)

In 1905 Albert Einstein proposed that mass and energy are really just different forms of the same thing in a paper entitled “Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon its Energy Content?”  Most of us are familiar with the simple equation, E=mc2, that Einstein revealed to the world in this paper, but do we … Continue reading

MSG for Christ (by Len Winneroski)

“I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot.  I wish you were either one or the other!  So, because your are lukewarm – neither hot nor cold – I am about to spit you out of my mouth.” Revelation 3:15-16, NIV Do you know what the five “tastes” are?  The human tongue … Continue reading

Science x Faith = 1 x 1 = 1 (by Len Winneroski)

“On the other hand, representatives of science have often made an attempt to arrive at fundamental judgments with respect to values and ends on the basis of the scientific method, and this way have set themselves in opposition to religion. These conflicts have all sprung from fatal error…science can only be created by those who … Continue reading

Deadly Deception (by Len Winneroski)

“You live in the midst of deception; in their deceit they refuse to acknowledge me,’ declares the Lord.” Jeremiah 9:6, NIV Is there anything more beautiful than a jellyfish propelling itself through the ocean? There is something captivating about jellyfish. The Box Jellyfish, which lives in the waters around Asia and Australia, has a box … Continue reading