Category Archives: Serving God

Where the Shoes of Peace Take You

Stand, therefore, with… your feet sandaled with readiness for the gospel of peace. ~ Ephesians 6:15 ~ The Christmas cards needed to be mailed and I needed to buy chicken drumsticks. I called the supermarket where I buy them — they … Continue reading

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Who Has You Wrapped Around His Finger?

The god of this age has blinded the minds of unbelievers, so that they cannot see the light of the gospel that displays the glory of Christ, who is the image of God.  ~ 2 Corinthians 4:4 (NIV) ~ One of the greatest joys … Continue reading

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Reflecting God

“. . . choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, . . .” ~ Joshua 24:15 ~ When I looked out the kitchen window, I saw the lake’s smooth and shiny surface, reflecting buildings, shrubs, trees, and the blue sky. The koi were … Continue reading

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He Comes Bearing Gifts

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning. ~ James 1:17 ~ I went to a Christmas party with my … Continue reading

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Yet Will I Trust Him

Though He slay me, yet will I trust Him. ~ Job 13:15 ~ This morning’s conversation with my Father began by reading Isaiah 53. I did not know the purpose of it until the end. This is a portion of … Continue reading

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Through It All

So be truly glad. There is wonderful joy ahead, even though you have to endure many trials for a little while. These trials will show that your faith is genuine. 1 Peter 1:6-7a (NLT) Many of my conversations with the Lord … Continue reading

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Heart Cry

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears, And delivers them out of all their troubles. The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart, And saves such as have a contrite spirit. ~ Psalm 34:17-18 ~ My last post spoke about boldly entering … Continue reading

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