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Fervent and Frequent Prayer (365 Days of Daring Faith – DAY 28)

Psalm 55:16 (NLT)
But I will call on God, and the Lord will rescue me.

When was the last time you called on God? Was it when you were in trouble? 293 more words

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SERMON: The Candle Of The Lord, by Phillips Brooks

The spirit of man is the candle of the Lord. (Proverbs 20:27)

The essential connection between the life of God and the life of man is the great truth of the world; and that is the truth which Solomon sets forth in the striking words which I have chosen for my text this morning.

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23rd January 2016

Whatever happens, always remember the mysterious richness of human nature and the nearness of God to each one of us.

~~Phillips Brooks

Franciscan

So God imparts to human hearts

Phillips Brooks (December 13, 1835 – January 23, 1893) was an American clergyman and author, who briefly served as Bishop of Massachusetts in the Episcopal Church during the early 1890s. 237 more words

Leader’s Devotional

This morning, I was praying for my grandbabies for the New Year. I was asking God to keep them safe and trouble free. I never want to see them suffer for any reason. 245 more words

'Christmas Everywhere' by Phillips Brooks

‘Christmas Everywhere’

by Phillips Brooks

“Everywhere, everywhere, Christmas tonight!
Christmas in lands of the fir-tree and pine,
Christmas in lands of the palm-tree and vine, 196 more words

Poetry

How Silently

“How silently, how silently, The wondrous gift is giv’n
So God imparts to human hearts, The blessings of His heaven.
No ear may hear His coming, But in this world of sin… 20 more words

Songs