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“You know how loaded with baby peaches our trees were?” my Mom asked as we were walking between rows of fruit trees at a local farm.  1,010 more words

Why Is The Church So Few, Feeble & Fruitless In 2017? An Answer From 1885.

J.C. Ryle wrote the following in 1885 describing the reasons for the lack of health in the Church in England then…like a scalpel how precise it is for the overall state of the Church in the United States in 2017: 734 more words


How to Test Your Faith

“Examine yourselves to see whether you are in the faith; test yourselves. Do you not realize that Christ Jesus is in you – unless, of course, you fail the test?” … 1,326 more words


A Corn of Wheat

Tuesday, November 14, 2006   5:15 p.m.

Dear Diary,

Behind our house is a corn field. Right now the farmer is harvesting the field. It reminds me of what Jesus said, “Verily, verily, I say unto you, Except a corn of wheat fall into the ground and die, it abideth alone: but if it die, it bringeth forth much fruit.” (John 12:24). 178 more words

A Daily Diary

“Blessing of the Sowing”

Mark 4:26-29

I’ve had this bag of pepper seeds for about ten years. Oh, they may produce some pepper plants. But I don’t know if they will. 503 more words


A Journey Thru Acts 14: Are You Growing & Maturing? (6:1-7)

We continue in this our 14th post digging into the book of Acts. We are trying to build on the 53 posts from 2016, our foundations series, where we dug into the Bible to understand what it means to truly elevate God, elevate Christian community, and elevate others (non Christians). 2,896 more words