Category Archives: God’s love

shepherd

  I’m revisiting the subject of the shepherd today. “He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young” … Continue reading

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HE HAS ENLARGED MY PATH

A little make-believe story to illustrate a scripture “Thou hast enlarged my steps under me; so that my feet did not slip” (2 Sam. 22:37). Once upon a time in the land of Baca, there was a poor family who … Continue reading

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TRYING TO MAKE GOD SMILE

Agree or Disagree? There’s nothing you can do to make God love you more than he already does! There may be some of you who have posts right now that make that statement.  We are so attuned to trying to … Continue reading

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“NOT ALL RESCUES LOOK ALIKE” GOD SPEAKS

A passage from David’s song of praise, 2 Samuel 22:17 & 20b “He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep waters….he rescued me because he delighted in me.” I have just … Continue reading

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MIRRORING HIS LOVE

I’ll gladly linger As nature spills lavishly Mirroring His love.   daily haiku challenge  https://booknvolume.com/2016/10/18/lavish-dailyhaikuchallenge/

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SAFE IN GOD’S PAVILION

 I have a patio, Karen has a gazebo, Verna has a deck, God has a pavilion. Being there is not quite the same as being in one’s house, but they signify beauty, food, friendship, safety—home. Imagine how nightmarish it would … Continue reading

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FOUR YEAR ANNIVERSARY

OK, I cheated!  This is little doll letting her finger nails get dry is the youngest member of my family.  I’m the oldest.  That’s enough similarity for me to use her picture instead of mine.  😀 I am celebrating my … Continue reading

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ESTHER’S humble BOLDNESS

Heb. 4:16 “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.” Boldly is used over 40 times in the scripture; most of the time it … 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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GOD PLAYS HIDE AND SEEK

“To have found God and still to pursue Him is the soul’s paradox of love (A. W. Tozer, The Pursuit of God).” Even though God tells us to seek Him, at times it may seem that God plays a tough … Continue reading

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