God Is With You

God Is With You

From his book, You’ll Get Through This, Max Lucado writes: You will never go where God is not. Envision the next few hours of your life. Where will you find yourself? In a school? God indwells the classroom. On the highways? His presence lingers among the traffic. In...

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God Is With You

Strength, Song, Salvation from Psalm 118

Today I am at peace.  But that is not always the case.  Today I feel the strength of the LORD fully surrounding me.  But tomorrow I may not.  What is the difference you may ask?  Me.  I am whimsical, changing, blowing in the wind.  But Him, he never changes.  He is my...

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God Is With You

The Winding Road

Whenever my path seems a but wobbly or windy I go back to this simple life verse of mine.  In just a few words it reminds me where my strength comes from, where my focus should be, and where my praise belongs. "Trust in the Lord with all your heart,     and do not...

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The Day I Wrote The Lord’s Name In Vain

The Day I Wrote The Lord’s Name In Vain

Early on as a little girl my parents taught me that taking the Lord’s name in vain was wrong. Even then, I understood that saying “oh god” or any variation was a sin. That was 50+ years ago. Through the years I have kept that nugget of truth tucked in my heart. I am...

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Soul Food: God’s Everlasting Love

Soul Food: God’s Everlasting Love

"What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? 32 He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for us all, how will he not also with him graciously give us all things?"  Romans 8:31-32 (ESV) Many people claim this scripture verse...

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Soul Food: Love My Enemies

Soul Food: Love My Enemies

It's so easy to love beautiful things. It's easy to call this yellow Iris "lovely".   But I read in the book of Matthew today that Jesus tells us to love our enemies.  Love the ones who don't love us.  I find this is much more difficult and actually opposite of my...

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Knowing God

Knowing God

Happy Monday!  It is my prayer that you will find time to spend with God, today and throughout this week.  What a difference it makes in the problems and challenges of this world when whatever we face we can take to the foot of the cross -- and we can leave them...

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Taco Dip For Fiesta Fun

Taco Dip For Fiesta Fun

With Cinco de Mayo just around the corner, last week the Brown Eyed Baker (a favorite blogger of mine) featured a few recipes with a Mexican flavor.  Her Taco Dip caught my eye because it is so colorful and just looked "fun!"  I had just made our favorite outstanding...

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Revelation 5:13, In-Depth Bible Study

Revelation 5:13, In-Depth Bible Study

We are just about ready to finish up another year at Community Bible Study. The class I attend started out last August studying the book of Revelation.  Through the years I have heard a lot of comments from people who say they are "too scared" to study Revelation.  Or...

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