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Matthew 17:1-8 – STAYIN’ ALIVE

Matthew 17:1-8 – STAYIN’ ALIVE

I need to be interrupted, startled from the stupor of my wandering heart in order to really listen. I am all too willing to hear the voice of sleep in my early morning encounters drawing me away from the significance of prayer (Luke 9:32). 555 more words


His Still Small Voice and Neon Lights!

12 See to it, brothers and sisters, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. 13 But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness. 509 more words


Disturb us Lord, For Sometimes We Need It

In 1577, Francis Drake set out on behalf of England.  History reminds us that England and Spain were at odds, and leading into war.  Drake like many others became a sea captain, who attacked the Spanish Main, to give the gold to the coffers of England.  468 more words

Growing In Him

Thinking it through


One of our greatest skills as humans is our ability to think.  We use this thinking to solve problems, be creative, and learn.  However, as strong as our brains are very few of us actually take the time to… 360 more words


The Fear Is Not God's Voice

What dreadful scenario has fear lobbed like a hot hand grenade into your heart lately:

You will fail;

This will end badly;

You are alone; 448 more words

God's Ways

In today’s society it is hard to hear God above all the noises that surround us.  My biggest heart’s desire is to please God, and to do the right thing – meaning – the thing God wants me to do. 562 more words

All Things Work For Good

not arguing

dear god,

a few days ago we were at the table and my husband was reminding my son of the expectations he has of table manners-no fidgeting, no putting food in his mouth when he still had food in it, keeping elbows below his shoulders, eating slowly, not talking with food in his mouth, not pointing but actually describing what items he wants passed to him and saying thank you when items are handed to him. 421 more words