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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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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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The Gracious Way to Get There

IT ISN’T COSTLY Does the grouch get richer quicker than the friendly sort of man? Can the grumbler labor better than the cheerful fellow can? Is the mean and churlish neighbor any cleverer than the one who shouts a glad … Continue reading

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The Perfect Day for Sorrow

Maritime Morning       It was the perfect day for sorrow. Grey veils drifted across the sky. The ocean was almost calm—what you could see of it in the mist. Only the tiny waves rippling toward the shore disturbed its dark … Continue reading

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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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Fractured Phrases

Originally posted on A p r o n h e a d — Lilly:
It’s only money is easy to say when you have some. This too shall pass only applies to the things that do, not the things that…

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Cold Enough Here!

We all had a chuckle in church this morning as Jay Bullock, a visiting brother from Avera, (near Augusta) Georgia, got up with some opening thoughts to our service. He said that as he’d gotten off the plane and stepped … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas Weather

In the month of December the weather brought to me twelve drifted driveways, eleven highway closures, ten white-outs whipping, nine blizzards raging, eight snowbanks building, seven sleet storms pelting, six sundogs shining, five sunny days! Four freezing rains, three dense … Continue reading

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Sunlight and Diamond Dust

Diamond Dust Hoar frost jewels tumble from the trees, generous glitters bestowed on us as we explore our Father’s treasure house– a poor man’s mine. –C.E.V.G. An important note to readers of this blog: Some time ago I subscribed to … Continue reading

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