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Watching And Waiting

Have you ever been around a person who loves to hear the sound of their own voice? How does it feel when you try to engage them in conversation and they never give you the opportunity to speak? 380 more words

April 27, 2016

Nehemiah 2:4-5 The king said to me, “What is it you want?”
Then I prayed to the God of heaven, and I answered the king. 618 more words


Unlearning something about prayer

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Knowing that I’d forget some errand today, I started with a list. This way I simply couldn’t forget. I’m a list maker.

After multiple grocery stores, the library, a recycling station, and a bag dropped off, it was only as I turned the final corner home that I remembered I had forgotten two items on my mental list. 487 more words

April 23, 2016

2 Chronicles 33:10 The Lord spoke to Manasseh and his people, but they paid no attention.

What a common tale this is! God really is speaking constantly, but so little attention is paid to Him. 535 more words


Why Child's Praise?

Like a dog that gnaws on a bone only to bury it for a time then sniffs it out again to gnaw on it once more, the idea of starting a blog has weighed on me off & on for at least a year. 540 more words

Psalm 8:2

Will we save a seat for Jesus?

I was at a meeting of the Eastern Baptist Association council yesterday and as I set the tables up, I included a chair in the middle to remind us that Jesus was with us. 131 more words


When God Speaks, Do You Listen? 

“Yea, and all that will live godly in Christ Jesus shall suffer persecution.” 2 Timothy 3.12

This story made me feel some kind of way. We live in such a contradictory time. 383 more words