Tag Archives: God’s love

THE PRODIGAL

    I’m affected by a prodigal; William Newell, born in the 1800’s.  He was a prodigal son whose father finally imposed on R. A. Torrey to allow William to enroll at Moody Bible Institute. Dr. Torrey pointed out that … Continue reading

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HOW CAN I SAY THANKS

Birthday in January gives me cause to evaluate my life even more than the New Year does.  New Year is for everybody; January 24 is for me. Last night I prepared a blog for today in which I recount highlights … Continue reading

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O CHRISTMAS TREE

 Thank God for the “Christmas” tree. He bore our sins on the tree (1 Peter 2:24) that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. With the words by Dottie Rambo, I point to the Christ who came as … 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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GOD HAS NOT REJECTED YOU!

Was your Mother’s Day painful? Scenario:  At church about ten-twelve years ago. Preacher:  “Let all the mothers stand up.”  I stood.  “If you’re here with your mother, stand up please,” he continued. A very common routine for the day that … Continue reading

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AN AMAZING OFFER

It is common to hear that God has no favorites, that He is not a respecter of persons. That is true; however, He does have intimates! The good news is that anyone, anywhere, anytime can be intimate with Jehovah, the … Continue reading

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THE “WHIFF” EFFECT

When my sons were young, some people thought I was partial to one of them.  The good thing was that some thought I was partial to the other.  I took that as pretty good evidence that I was not partial! … Continue reading

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AMERICA IN CRISIS

I have been touched today by a scripture I read this morning.  Jeremiah 48:36, God speaking, “So my heart sounds for Moab like flutes, and My heart sounds for the men of Qir Heres like flutes.  Therefore the wealth they … Continue reading

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‘TWEEN GOD AND ME – WHAT STANDARD?

As I was driving south on Penn Ave. I noticed a woman walking south. My gut reaction was that she looked so tired. I wondered where she was going and it crossed my mind that I might be able to help. … Continue reading

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BRUISED FOR OUR SINS

Isaiah 53:5  “…he was bruised for our iniquities…” It looked so beautiful sitting on the Walmart display unit in the veggie section. I reached over and touched the leaf – just a bit more – actually I crushed the leaf. … Continue reading

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