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"The Beauty of the Bone": Finding Beauty in Bleakness

A couple of weeks into January, and the excitement of Christmas and new beginnings has died away. Darkness comes early, the skies are often overcast, it’s cold, the landscape seems barren with no hope of any new blooms or growth for months yet. 1,389 more words

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Loving as Jesus loved

Some years ago I read in a missionary biography about a woman who struggled for years to truly love the people she came to minister to. 836 more words

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Exercising in Godliness

With an upcoming new year, everyone is thinking about the year past, what has gone wrong, what has gone right, and resolutions are being made for the new year. 1,272 more words

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When God wants me to do something I don't want to do

I had another interesting intersection between my devotions, messages at church, and my other reading last week.

I’m in Exodus in my Bible reading just now, and I can always empathize with… 1,008 more words

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When Love Came Down to Earth

As I was getting ready for church this morning and had some music shuffling on my phone, this song came up. It’s not a Christmas song, but it could be, especially the first stanza. 173 more words

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Come, Let Us Return to the Lord

I experienced an interesting and heart-warming intersection in my devotions this morning.

I always start out with the day’s reading from Daily Light on the Daily Path… 87 more words

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Prayer in Growing

“As ye also learned of Epaphras our dear fellow-servant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ; Who also declared unto us your love in the Spirit. 305 more words

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