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A Sigh Of Faith






  “Faith sometimes means knowing God can, whether or not He does.” I have no idea which pastor or teacher said this, but I wrote it down in the side space of my Bible, right beside the story of Shadrach, … Continue reading




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Drawin’ A Blank…at the Internet Cafe






When I go before the Lord with an empty heart, He pens a personal message on it, a unique one just for me. While He is powerful and full of splendor and majesty, He is also personal. He longs to … Continue reading




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In Hiding?






Why is it I want to hide when I get to the end of myself? And I get there often. It’s big things, small things, anywhere in-between things. But I think getting to the end of myself is exactly where … Continue reading




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Pen-to-Rest






My pen may catch your interest here or it may not…the rest is between my Savior and me.




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Fix me, Lord






When the ick of life comes, it’s a comfort to know that I have Christ living in me. “Greater is HE that is in me than he that is in the world.” (1st John 4:4b) I thank the Lord everyday … Continue reading




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Joy Static






My daughter BEGGED me to re-post this poem I wrote from many years ago. Quite frankly, it’s always a message I need to revisit anyway. How ’bout you? Stuck In Traffic on “Joy Boulevard” I was driving down life’s freeway, … Continue reading




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Christ, Only Christ






I came across these old hymn lyrics, and I was moved to pray them. Jesus Christ, Lord & Savior, be exalted today. “Not I, but Christ” Not I, but Christ, be honored, loved, exalted, Not I, but Christ, be seen, … Continue reading




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STAYing Little






As God continues to lay the theme of Staying Little upon my heart and mind, I realize how different this looks for each individual. What is one person’s struggle may not be another’s. That’s an obvious enough statement, I guess. … Continue reading




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