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Recovering the Lost Art of Fasting

I’m sitting in my bed with a painful stomach virus that started on the morning of Thanksgiving Day!!  Family and close relatives were coming over in a few hours to watch the Cowboys get blown away this year and gorge themselves with all the fixins’.   633 more words

Personal Devotions

Thanksgiving 30 Day Scripture Writing Plan

I found this plan circulating on Facebook and started it for myself.  I’m sending you over to the blog Sweet Blessings to get the original and the rest of her yearly Scripture writing plans. 12 more words

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October 4, 2015

1 Timothy 3:5 If anyone does not know how to manage his own family, how can he take care of God’s church?

For all the fact that elsewhere Paul touts the advantages of singleness, (1 Corinthians 7) it is clear that marriage was the norm that he expected, in keeping with the rest of the whole Bible. 443 more words


August 17, 2015

Jeremiah 29:13-14 “You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart. I will be found by you,” declares the Lord. 602 more words


July 23, 2015

Psalm 119:147-148 I rise before dawn and cry for help;
I have put my hope in your word.
My eyes stay open through the watches of the night, 615 more words


MY RULE OF LIFE ; A reflective look at spiritual disciplines…

According to Chan (1998) “a rule of life is not about observing a set of rules in order to make ourselves good and acceptable before God – that will be legalism. 1,927 more words


A Changing Faith

I was in high school by the time I realized that daily devotional times were beneficial (even mandatory) for growing my relationship in Christ. I have no idea why it took so long. 838 more words

Spiritual Encouragement