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just get off the train

Today the message was about what keeps us back from coming fully to Christ.  One of the object lessons given was of the pastor realizing that he was on the wrong train to the airport.   837 more words

Spiritual Musings

My teeny hand is frozen

This post has been part-written for a while. The weather took me – and a lot of other people – by surprise. So although this might seem unseasonable, trust me that it will be useful when it’s really chilly again. 139 more words


March 23, 2015: Over Determined Stupidity

I think I suffer from over determined stupidity. I’m pretty sure this is a James trait passed down to me as I’ve witnessed it in my siblings as well. 274 more words

Breast Cancer

Day 113 I am the door. If anyone enters by Me, he will be saved

The farm lies a way down the hill and the scene is framed by the broken wall. Perhaps this picture helps me to reflect how some people just take a few rocks off the wall in order to try and get to the safety of the house. 487 more words


Stubborn to the End

“Stupidity is letting your pride rob you of God’s blessings.”
Shannon L. Alder

All of the other tulips, the hyacinths, the daffodils, the snap dragons – they have all opened up this week – except for this one purple tulip.

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N is for... Never

*The theme for my A to Z is Childhood Stories. Some are real, some are embellished, some are downright fictional but are based on the kind of things I imagined when I was younger.* 581 more words

A To Z

Getting in the Way of God's Spirit

“You stiff-necked people, uncircumcised in heart and ears, you always resist the Holy Spirit. As your fathers did, so do you. Acts7:51 ESV

Stubbornness, which is a byproduct of pride and a heart that amplifies the self, has been the ruin of many people. 553 more words

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