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Failing for God

This old world has a lot to say about success. If you want to succeed, you have a plentitude of books, seminars, videos, motivational speakers, and resources to consult from. 584 more words

11 December: Gaudete!

Matthew 11:2-11

In the Gospels, Jesus often points to His works as evidence that God has sent him.  His presence transforms people’s lives, healing and bringing new life to all who will accept Him.  213 more words

Daily Reflections

Winter Bloom

“You don’t have to be blooming to be growing.”

Ruth Chou Simons (@gracelaced.com)

I read these words on instragam recently and have been turning them over in my heart and mind ever since: “You don’t have to be blooming to be growing.”

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Life

Finish the Race

I have recently been working my way through the book of Ezra. What an exciting follow-up to the books of prophets like Jeremiah, who preached during the days of the fall of Jerusalem and the exile of God’s people! 594 more words

Encouragement

Most people experience encouragement and discouragement in their lives. One lifts your spirit while the other crushes it.

Remember discouragement and constructive criticism are not the same. 103 more words

79 DAYS LATER REST HAS COME AND THE WORK STILL REMAINS

December 5, 2016

It has been 79 Days since I have sat down to prepare a post. Most of that time seems like a blur. 579 more words

Writings

WHAT KIND OF GOD CAME UP WITH CHRISTMAS?

Can’t you imagine Charlie Brown saying to Linus…Ever notice how the Christmas season seems to be a repeat of last year?  There are the Christmas cards to send, the parties to attend, the shopping to do, the meals to prepare and the travel  plans to  visit relatives or the work of hosting family members.  669 more words