Reflections

Reflections

Reflections As we draw near to the end of November, the air has grown crisp, the days shorter; the growing darkness causes us to cherish the sun in those moments when it is at its brightest. In the Christian year, this Sunday, the reign of Christ Sunday, is the last...
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Early in the Morning

Early in the Morning Early in the morning, while it was still dark, he rose up and went out, and departed into a deserted place, and prayed there”. Mark 1:35 You would think that Jesus would be tired from his long day of preaching, healing, and exorcism, but he gets...
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Abundant Life

Abundant Life Has not God chosen those who are poor in the eyes of the world to be rich in faith and to inherit the kingdom he promised those who love him! James 2:5 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you must in him, so that you may overflow with...
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November Devotion

November Devotion This is part of the devotion shared at the third session of the conference.  Ps 24:7 Lift up your heads, o you gates! Be lifted up, you everlasting doors!  And the King of glory shall come in.8 Who is this King of glory?  The LORD strong and mighty,...
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October Devotion

October Devotion As I continue to share the devotions and prayers from the conference, here is number two.  Prayer is much needed, and we dedicate so little time to it. Whether you use the acronym of ACTS or some other cues to help with your prayers, consistent prayer...
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The Lord Gives and the Lord Takes Away

The Lord Gives and the Lord Takes Away The Lord gives and the Lord takes away; blessed be the Name of the LordJob 1:21 Her husband and I stood at her bedside. She looked up at me with tear filled eyes and said, “Why did God take my child?” Her first child lived but a...