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A Dip in the Pity-Puddle

Spring took a big step backward yesterday; the temperature dropped to -20 C last night and is supposed to go down to -24 tonight. (That’s -8 and -11 F) and stay cool all weekend. A black bird crossed my path … Continue reading

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The Quick Red Fox and the Howling Hound

Once upon a time a man who lived all alone in a small farming village was given a pup. He was a gangly creature with funny floppy ears — no beauty prizes would he ever win — but the little … Continue reading

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Called By My Name

He calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out.” John 10:3 To be called by a wrong name always brings a disturbing aura with it. A Mr. & Mrs. Schmidt, due to become first-time parents in several months, … Continue reading

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Want to Change Your Life?

Someone involved in handing out Christian literature received permission from the owner to put a tract rack in a small store. A few moments later he looked back and saw one of the employees pull out one of the tracts … Continue reading

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Look For the Bright Spots

Here’s a post from “Meanderings with God” that reminds us spring is coming, in spite of how the world looks today. (It was -30 C here this morning!) Beauty in Chaos http://meanderingswithgod.wordpress.com/2013/03/18/beauty-in-chaos/

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Do Not Grow Weary…

Originally posted on Along Life's Path…:
(an acrostic prayer) Dearest Father, we humbly come to this hour to present ourselves again as sinners in need of Your mercy. Open us to the washing of Your grace, dear God, as…

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Appreciaton: Love’s Life Blood

When we lived in a small town in Ontario, I got together quite often with an elderly widow who lived down the block. I know that she missed her husband very much; they’d had such a happy home. She often … Continue reading

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Enjoying the Riches?

Or hanging out in the pig pen? A fellow Meandering writer shares this new flash of insight she received while reading the Parable of the Prodigal Son. Our Father has banned pity parties in His house. http://meanderingswithgod.wordpress.com/2013/02/21/the-prodigal-son/

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We Persevere

Originally posted on A Display of His Splendor Blog:
“Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.” (James 1:4 NIV) I read an article recently about putting in your time in order…

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Thoughts on Rest

Blogger Hammond Coates has put into words something we all long for. You can read his post here: http://beardedhac.wordpress.com/2013/12/17/thoughts-on-rest/

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