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Near You

“But what does it say? The word is near you, in your mouth and in your     heart, that is, the word of faith which we preach” (Rom. 302 more words

The Gospel

Move Closer

Tight squeeze like sardines
We sit side by side ever closer to each other
I’m not minding the closeness of your presence
Not minding our proximity… 36 more words


Intro to May

My word of the month is “Nearness”.

Over the last few days, I’ve been thinking of the idea of drawing near to Jesus. Many of us have those weeks where everything we go through is difficult, or we live in constant fear of the future, or we just don’t want to be near anyone at all.   247 more words

God Drew Near

Knowing God – is it possible?

We Christians talk about it all the time. It’s the crux of our faith, of surpassingly great value, worth the loss of all earthly gain. 395 more words

God. With. Me.  

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By Tessa Spencer

Above and below me, before and behind me, in every eye that sees me – Christ be all around me.  This well-known song has been on repeat in my heart lately as the Lord has been speaking to me about this wonderful promise painted throughout scripture that He truly is with me.   942 more words

Thoughts in Solitude

As I continue my trek down the holy mountain that was the Easter Triduum this year, I looked this morning for a word from Thomas Merton to guide my day. 71 more words

Nearness By Avon Review

This discontinued vintage Avon fragrance was released in 1955, and lasted until the late 70s/early 80s. It does not have the same following that other older Avon scents have, such as Occur! 204 more words