Category Archives: God’s purpose or will

GOD CONTROLS – I’M GRATEFUL

 “In the 1930s, American capitalism practically stopped working,” says google.  War was on the horizon.  The leading causes of death were very much like present times – cardiovascular and renal diseases, cancer, influenza and pneumonia, tuberculosis, motor vehicle traffic injuries, … Continue reading

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TAKE HEART FOR TODAY

Dear Blogging Friends: Many of you have read statements I have made about feeling like blogging is a special ministry given to me by God after a major physical battle during which I basically had to quite everything I had … Continue reading

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SUBMISSION- A DREAM

Re-blog from 2016: I went to sleep after having arrived at a decision. It was perfect. I hadn’t had to plan to get my revenge. It had just dropped in my lap. All I had to do was ask a … Continue reading

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YOUR FACE, LORD, WILL I SEEK

  Being a follower of Christ is wonderful.  Having your sins forgiven is amazing.  Experiencing the grace which gives you eternal life is abundantly satisfying. But knowing God entails more than a Sunday Morning Hour. God tells us repeatedly to … Continue reading

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CHANTAY

  Claire checked the note again.  Number four from bottom on right. Long hair.  Her name is Chantay. Holding back tears, Claire smiled.  The parents had kept the name Claire had given the two-hour-old baby with Claire’s DNA.  The baby … Continue reading

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LET US PRAY

This morning  I decided that instead of my regular Bible reading, I would check my e-mail to see if a blogger had something particularly inspirational to say to me.  I opened my e-mail on the kindle and there first was … Continue reading

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THEISM, GOD MAINTAINS

  In the beginning God created — and said it is good. ************** I have an acre of land.  It has a house, a shed, a shop, cars, gardens, flower beds, driveway, grass, trees, mailbox, and other such plants and … Continue reading

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86? WHAT NOW?

  Yesterday is gone – the end of 85. Not much to report except I’m still alive, The future is at hand, the beginning of 86. What will the year hold, with its treats and tricks? ************ The picture shows … Continue reading

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FELLOW CHRISTIAN BLOGGERS

Mary Lathbury, composer of the hymn “Break Thou the Bread of Life,” said of her own talent, that God said to her “Remember, my child, that you have a gift of weaving fancies into verse and a gift with the … Continue reading

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GOD’S BLESSINGS AT WHAT COST?

Have we not all at one time or another had someone knock on the door? Let’s look at two scenarios: 1.  We go answer.  Find someone who wants to sell us a vacuum cleaner, clean our gutters, or make a … Continue reading

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