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GRANDDAD’S TEARS

            (Picture is my granddad and grandma.  I’ll tell you about Grandma’s bonnet                                             … 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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ROOM WITH A VIEW

“When we move, you will have a room all by yourself, and so will Bubby,” promised Momma and Daddy.  And they kept that promise. About a quarter of a mile south of the sandy creek in the Southeastern corner of … 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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THE “HOLY WILD”

In late summer of 2011, I read a book that changed my life. “Your God is Too Safe” by Mark Buchanan. The theme is basically that most church members stick to their comfort zones (border land) rather than taking risks … Continue reading

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FEEL LIKE “A DEAD MAN WALKING?”

Tommy Tenney wrote about Moses, “He (Moses) longed for more than “visitation”; his soul longed for “habitation”.  Let us rejoice that Christians now have what Moses was longing for—the habitation of the spirit of God as promised by Jesus in … Continue reading

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ALTERNATE PLANS

We go to the Lord with our petitions.  We ask him to get us out of some kind of situation.  If he would just answer the way we want, it would save us money, or time, or pain; yes, if … Continue reading

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I’LL COUNT IT ALL JOY

My third 2017 wish for you.  JOY Commuting in a triangle between Wichita, KS; Tulsa, OK; and Oklahoma City was a difficult circumstance in my life during a transition of jobs and residences.  Other personal problems were weighing heavily on … Continue reading

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NO GREATER GIFT

JESUS:  Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped, but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness.  And being found in appearance as a … Continue reading

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WHY CHRISTMAS?

Two reasons: First, Christians around the world celebrate the Christmas season because “it is the birthday of Jesus.”  Therefore, JESUS is OUR reason for the season. Second, Jesus chose to come as a babe to fulfill a mission to redeem … Continue reading

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