Tag Archives: God’s Purpose

“It’s a BIG Pumpkin!”

But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect… ~ 1 Peter 3:15 … Continue reading

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“The Little Dogs”

But He answered and said, “It is not good to take the children’s bread and throw it to the little dogs.” And she said, “Yes, Lord, yet even the little dogs eat the crumbs which fall from their masters’ table.” … Continue reading

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“Is Anything Too Hard for the LORD?”

Is anything too hard for the LORD? ~ Genesis 18:14 ~ The storms of life either deepen our love for and walk with Jesus, or they cause us to abandon Him. It’s where we discover our true character and whether we truly … Continue reading

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Prepping for the Storms of Life

For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope.  ~ Romans 15:4 ~ I thought that having all the “Be strong and courageous” lesson in one … Continue reading

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Be Strong and Courageous, Part 3: Faith and Trust Grow

The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: . . . ~ Psalm 23:1-3a ~ Preface When life takes an unexpected … Continue reading

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He Shows Himself Strong!

For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him. ~ 2 Chronicles 16:9a ~ I got up later than usual on … Continue reading

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A Moment’s Decision

Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. ~ Psalm 90:12 ~ In a moment’s decision, I was conceived. And it was in a moment in 1988 that my life was changed forever. It is said … Continue reading

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