Tag Archives: Christian Life

“Thanks for the Sandwich!”

All of you together are Christ’s body, and each of you is a part of it. ~ 1 Corinthians 12:27, NLT ~ My friend told me a story about his grandmother. It went something like this: “When my grandmother was … Continue reading

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I Can’t Fix You

“Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother’s eye and fail to notice the plank in your own? How can you say to your brother, ‘Let me take the speck out of your eye’ when you cannot … Continue reading

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For A Future and A Hope, Thank You, Lord

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. ~ Jeremiah 29:11 ~ Thanksgiving and Christmas have different meanings for each one of … Continue reading

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Times of Refreshing

. . . that I may come to you with joy by the will of God, and may be refreshed together with you. ~ Romans 15:32 ~ Today I was refreshed through an email newsletter that contained a little note: … Continue reading

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We Love Him

We love Him, because He first loved us. ~ 1 John 4:19 ~ Sometimes all we can say is, “Lord Jesus, I love You,” and cast ourselves into His loving arms. Sometimes all we can do is call out His … Continue reading

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Jesus, There is None Like You!

Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and His ways past finding out! ~ Romans 11:33 ~ Have you ever felt small in light of who God is? It’s a … Continue reading

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In the Doldrums

See then that you walk circumspectly, not as fools but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are evil. ~ Ephesians 5:15-16 ~ Ever been in the doldrums? No, not the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), five degrees to the north … Continue reading

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