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Seeing the sublime

LEARNING FROM A CHILD

Many years ago I started telling our children bedtime stories. It was great fun to make up fanciful stories about far away places. 549 more words

A Sojourner's Heartsong

Why worry?

Not too long ago, a web ad caught my eye. It was something like: The Twelve Things Everyone Worries About. The thought that crossed my mind was, “Why twelve? 917 more words

In Media Vita

Frustrations and the Holy Spirit's fruit

From the archives:

I went to the bank to make a deposit some time ago. There was only one teller on duty at this small branch. 739 more words

A Sojourner's Heartsong

Being a Blessing

From the archives:

Back in 1981, while I was still in school in Lubbock, Texas, I received an invitation to preach at a small, country congregation. 686 more words

A Sojourner's Heartsong

Yes. God answers prayer—again!

We were saddened to see the moving van in our backyard neighbor’s driveway. We had never been close to her, but, since she was widowed shortly after we moved into her neighborhood, we had tried to keep an eye on her. 549 more words

In Media Vita

Yes! God Answers Prayers!

I’ve never really doubted it. But, a recent event has served to confirm my conviction. I enthusiastically affirm: Yes, God answers prayers…
While waiting to board a flight from Indianapolis to Houston, my attention was drawn to the young African American woman seated in a wheelchair a few feet away. 1,494 more words

A Sojourner's Heartsong

God Sightings

Last week our church hosted our annual Vacation Bible School (VBS). It was a fantastic three days, with about 100 kids joining us to learn about Jesus, the light of the world. 523 more words

Spiritual Growth