Category Archives: Christianity

MY SINS ARE GONE

Note the following scriptures which describe what happens to forgiven sins. “Micah 7:19 says God will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities into the depths of the sea. Psalm 103 says He removes them as far from us … Continue reading

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SECRETS – AN AWESOME RESPONSIBILITY

1. “I did it, but my family needs me, I need to keep my job.  I can’t afford a lawyer.  Can you help me get out of this mess?”  Family man confesses to his buddy. 2.  “My heart is broken.  … Continue reading

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being with Jesus

Consider with me the precious promise from Jesus: “I am with you always.” How often we encourage ourselves with those words! And I’m afraid we also find excuse for compromising with those words. I suggest we turn the table on … Continue reading

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RED LETTERS

Sometime ago I was reading the “red letter” edition of the Bible and giving particular attention to the words of Jesus, trying to focus on what he might be saying to me.  Matthew Chapters 1 and 2, I passed with … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (3 OF 4)

Part1    Part 2    Simeon’s words – “A piercing of the heart”—indeed, tonight my heart is not only pierced; it is ripped apart! I was at the foot of the cross! I watched him die! Die! This son of God, … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (2 of 4)

/Part 1 I waited for tomorrow – a tomorrow that lasted 18 years! Jesus was a favored lad, a brilliant and talented man. Still he would do nothing about his special-Godness. He just responded to my urging by saying, “It’s … Continue reading

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MARY’S SOLILOQUY (1 OF 4)

  My heart sang with rapture when they found him. That son of mine! He was in the temple, talking to the teachers! I recall how it was at the beginning – when the angel came to me. What bliss! … Continue reading

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GIVING SUPPORT TO THOSE GRAPEVINES

           I WILL SING A SONG ABOUT THOSE GRAPEVINES     (Resource: Isaiah 5:1-6) I  cleared it of stones in fertile ground, And planted it with the most choice vine. I hedged it about in safety all around. I … Continue reading

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COME, HOLY SPIRIT

  Dear Blogging Friends, today’s post will probably cross some theological lines with some of you, especially, if you are Muslim.  However, I am a Christian; I believe salvation comes only through/by Jesus Christ.  I care too much not to … Continue reading

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GOD’S FAITHFUL CARE, GOD’S TRUTH

Okay, folks, what do you think?  I have two NIV Bibles; one has last copyright date 1984, the other is 2011. I am surprised they are not alike. Why would two NIV not be identical? My issue this morning is … Continue reading

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