Category Archives: salvation

Count Your Curses?






I was singing along to the old hymn recently, “Count your curses, Count them one by one… Count your many curses, See what evil has done.” Don’t click the exit button. I’m obviously aiming at sarcasm to get your attention. … Continue reading




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Grace Teaches…






The same amazing grace that saved us stoops down to us in the everyday, teaching us how to live as we eagerly wait for Him to appear and take us Home.




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In Awe of My Savior…






One of the most moving scenes in my mind each Resurrection Day weekend is the picture of Jesus’ washing the disciples’ feet. Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he had come from … Continue reading




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A Patch From My Past/my faith-colored glasses testimony






When I was a kid, I had horrible eyesight. One eye was lazy, my right eye, so I had to wear a patch over my left eye for most of my first grade year. It was black like a pirate … Continue reading




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Unsettled, Part 2






As promised, I mentioned in my last post that the theme of Jesus Christ as the only Way, Truth & Life has unsettled me. Not because I don’t believe it…quite the contrary. But because more than ever I think it’s … Continue reading




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Unsettled, And I Can’t Keep it to Myself






I’ve been a Christ follower long enough to know that when themes based on God’s Truth echo repeatedly in my heart and mind, I need to let God use it to change me from the inside out. And I also … Continue reading




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The Big “IF”






It’s Word-Filled Wednesday, hosted by the Internet Cafe! Go by there to see the links to other blogs which are not ashamed of the gospel of Jesus Christ. If you expect to find fulfillment in anything but Christ… You won’t. … Continue reading




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Grin and Bear Them? Loving Difficult People






I posted this on my FB writer & speaker page, as well as my Twitter today: “Grin & bear it.” That’s the advice some give about loving the difficult people in our lives. But Biblical love is a fruit of … Continue reading




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