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The church I attend is in the middle of a series of sermons on the fruits of the Spirit, so my thoughts have been running on these topics a lot lately. 485 more words



Thus says the Lord:

“This is the one to whom I will look: he who is humble and contrite in spirit and trembles       at my word.” 444 more words


Pruning for an Abundant Life

This year, there will be many grapes.

My mother planted grapevines at our Maine home who knows how many years ago, trellising them up a white-painted lattice that stands erect beside our century-old barn. 742 more words

Carlene Byron

Losing our Lives - Understanding the Will of the Lord (Part 2)

Here’s a thought- we have been bought with a price. So rightfully, we don’t even own ourselves; but God in His wisdom, love and mercy wants us to give ourselves over to Him of our own free will. 1,298 more words


Losing our Lives - Understanding the Will of the Lord (Part 1)

Now that we have surrendered our lives to Him, what next? Our lives are no longer ours but God’s, so what does he want to do with our surrendered lives. 875 more words


Faithfulness v. Fruitfulness

I’ve been considering the question of “faithfulness” versus “fruitfulness” lately: specifically, whether it is more important to remain faithful to God’s Word or reap a fruitful harvest? 1,661 more words


Shining Like Stars

I’m posting about how we show the light of Christ to the world around us. The enemy would try to blind their spiritual eyes to the truth. 487 more words