Category Archives: Jesus

Getting Saved and Knowing Jesus (8th anniversary) Part 2

When did I get saved? I don’t know. Some folks have said that a person is not saved if he cannot tell you the time and place. I say, “T’aint so.” I never had a chance to actively “sin” in … Continue reading

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I’m A Child of the King (8th anniversary) Part 1

Since my youth, O God, you have taught me,And to this day I declare your marvelous deeds.Even when I am old and gray,do not forsake me, O God,Till I declare your power to the next generation,your might to all who … Continue reading

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MY 8th ANNIVERSARY – June 30

The last Sunday in June, 2013, eight years ago, was the day I survived a near death experience.  Many of you have read my story, but several of you have not.  So with a very thankful heart and fully knowing … Continue reading

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WELCOME, JESUS

Last night as I went to bed, I thought of places you had laid your head. I lie there in cozy comfort.  There must have been evenings when your tired body hurt. I imagined Martha as I would have been, … Continue reading

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WEEKEND WITH ASHLYN, 2015

“Hurry, Baby, we have to get out of here before the snow gets worse,” said Roger to Ashlyn as they went out the door. Sammy and I stood in the door watching them go. Ashlyn hurried along beside her “Haw-Hee.” … Continue reading

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THE ELEVENTH HOUR

It was at this hour – eleventh hour – exactly seven years ago.  The whirring of the helicopter, the ministrations of dedicated medical team, the prayers of family and friends were all working in my behalf as my badly broken … Continue reading

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HIS OPEN HAND

I cannot form a mental image of Jesus in any setting in which he has closed hands. I SEE HIS OPEN HAND GENEROUS   baskets of food left after the multitude was fed. KIND  reaching out as he says, “Arise and … Continue reading

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TAKE YOUR BUCKET TO HIM

Bring your bucket and come to the well.  No, the scripture doesn’t actually say that but it does say, Heb. 4:16 “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to … Continue reading

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SUNDAY’S SIMPLE SERMON – FACE TO FACE

Addy hurt her toe.  Her tears and cries became stronger as mom came to see.  Addy was sitting on the driveway.  Mom runs up.  Cries and tears were even stronger until Mom knelt down eye to eye with Addy, murmured … Continue reading

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NOW I LAY ME DOWN TO SLEEP

I was wakened at 1:15 and became aware of a gaseous odor. I got up to check it out and found a kitchen stove gas knob on. That was a lot of gas that filled the house from the stove … Continue reading

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