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Amazing Fear

If you don’t understand how fearsome God is, you can’t appreciate how much Christ has done for us.   “’Twas grace that taught my heart to fear,   And grace my fears relieved.” John Newton, 1773 Amazing Grace

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Hallowed Saints

  All Saints Day. It’s a day to remember the dead. Many of us pay it no mind.  Some people die for their Christian faith.   Revelation 6:9 (NIV) I saw under the altar the souls of those who had … Continue reading

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Prayer School – Lesson 2

  Following the Prayer School series? Here’s Lesson 2 – Hearing God

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A new Bible study begins – Lesson 1

  Simply Pray  

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Safely Home

  There are thousands of children in America waiting for adoption. Most of them are school age, many in sibling groups.    Think of it–their homes fell apart, through death, through violence, through neglect. No grandparents, aunts or cousins are … Continue reading

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How to Pray

  1 Thessalonians 5:17 (MSG) Pray all the time.     Life lived in conversation with God. All the time.

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All in the Family

  “Sin has the devil for its father,   shame for its companion,   and death for its wages.” Thomas Watson (1620-1686)   James 1:15 (NIV) Then, after desire has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and sin, when it … Continue reading

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And the Bible Study Begins

As promised, the lessons from this year’s study on the book of Acts will be rolled out in daily snippets on my Facebook page–here‘s the first one. If you’d rather read the whole thing in one sitting, it is also … Continue reading

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Restoring My Soul

  Hope you take a few days this summer to do likewise. See you in a week.  

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Educated Parents

  The Bible offers this child-rearing advice:     Ephesians 6:4 (ERV) . . . raise them with the kind of teaching and training you learn from the Lord. You can’t teach what you don’t know.    

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