She Met Jesus

31st December, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

When I’m not writing books or buying and inventorying medical equipment, I am counseling.  Today I was talking with a young man distressed because the young woman he had known for four years and had been engaged to for two years broke off their relationship. He relayed in details their ongoing relationship since both of » Read More

From Vanishing Point to Vanishing Point

29th July, 2013 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Trying to wrap my head around the concept of eternity is nearly a futile endeavor.  What does “from everlasting to everlasting” mean?  A.W. Tozer says that the Hebrew lexicon translates these words “from vanishing point to vanishing point.”  Put in another way everlasting means from the vanishing point of the past to the vanishing point » Read More

The Cradle is Scripture

14th December, 2012 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Recently I heard a devotional about the shepherds. In summary, the speaker said that the shepherds were ordinary men doing their ordinary work when an extraordinary event occurred. The angel told them about the baby Jesus born in a stable in Bethlehem. This announcement was followed by the extraordinary chorus of heavenly angels singing, “Glory » Read More

Thankful for cardboard boxes

19th November, 2012 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Thanksgiving is coming — a time to think about what I’m thankful for. Well, I’m thankful for cardboard boxes. Sound silly! Well,  let me explain. I’m thankful for cardboard boxes because I work in the CURE International warehouse, packing, unpacking, and repacking boxes. Of course, that’s not all I do, but it can be a » Read More

Jesus Touched the Leper

14th October, 2012 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Tonight on our last night of vacation in Virginia we are watching the old classic film Ben Hur. One thing struck me tonight just as it struck me so many years ago when I saw the movie for the first time. In the valley of lepers, Judah Ben Hur’s mother pleads to her son not to » Read More