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Poem – In the Midst

Poem – In the Midst

This post was originally published on this siteIN THE MIDST In the midst of my pain Do not allow my living be in vain. For I must not kick and shove I must be harmless as a dove. Yet I need Your wisdom from above For the storms are raging and the waters Threaten to…

The Unfailing Love

The Unfailing Love

This post was originally published on this site “Your unfailing love will last forever. Your faithfulness is as enduring as the heavens.” Psalm 89:2 NLT Do you ever question where you’re at in life? Do you ever wonder why a certain thing happens to you and not to others? Maybe you lost your job but…

Having an Unsinkable Faith

Having an Unsinkable Faith

This post was originally published on this site Think about it. Is your faith unsinkable? “By faith Noah, when warned about things not yet seen, in holy fear built an ark to save his family. By his faith he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.” Hebrews 11:7 Much…

Don’t Lose Heart

Don’t Lose Heart

This post was originally published on this site I had no more words. I had prayed the same things for my prodigal, addicted son day after day for several years. My heart hurt. My hope waned. “God, I’m so tired of saying the same thing. Are you even listening? Why haven’t you answered?” Have you…

Likes and Followers

Likes and Followers

This post was originally published on this site Ask the Lord for guidance and trust him for the strength to use social media in a way that glorifies him and helps you deepen your faith. “Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you…

God Does the Heavy Lifting

God Does the Heavy Lifting

This post was originally published on this site I am still learning this balance between relying on God and doing my part. “They brought the jars to her and she kept pouring.” 2 Kings 4:5b You’re probably very familiar with the story of the widow and her oil. (Take a minute to read the whole…

The Blessing of Inadequacy

The Blessing of Inadequacy

This post was originally published on this site   Our insufficiency drives us to God. Read: 2 Corinthians 3:1-6 Paul never claimed he was capable of accomplishing all that God called him to do. He simply learned to look beyond his own inadequacy to the sufficiency of Christ. If we’ll adopt the same practice, we,…

Be Content, Whatever the Circumstances

Be Content, Whatever the Circumstances

This post was originally published on this site Contentment comes as we listen to the Holy Spirit “I am not saying this because I am in need, for I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances.” Philippians 4:11 (NIV) The Bible teaches we can have contentment “whatever the circumstances”, when we stay close to…

Heart Fully Committed to Him

Heart Fully Committed to Him

This post was originally published on this site “The Lord’s eyes range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to Him.”  2 Chronicles 16:9 Do you want to be a revolutionary for Christ? Do you know how to be one? When people are talking about committed service for Christ they often…

Very Little Things

Very Little Things

This post was originally published on this site “We need to trust God in the little things, and also in the VERY little things.” – George Mueller Imagine – if possible – existing before anything else did. Speaking galaxies into being. Knowing the end from the beginning. Loving those who hate and reject you. Reaching…