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Letting Go

There are things that we never want to let go of, people we never want to leave behind.  But keep in mind that letting go isn’t the end of the world, it’s the beginning of a new life. — Author Unknown Can’t you feel this droplet of water so ready to drop from the tiny …

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This is the Way…

And though the Lord give you the bread of adversity and the water of affliction,  yet your Teacher will not hide Himself anymore, but your eyes shall see your Teacher.   And your ears shall hear a word behind you, saying, “This is the way, walk in it,”  when you turn to the right or when you turn to …

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After Easter Comes What?

“I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, Who loved me and gave Himself up for me.”  Galatians 2:20 After Easter…how do I live?  Do …

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Reflection…Now Through Eternity

For now we see in a mirror dimly, but then face to face.  Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I have been fully known. 1 Corinthians 13:12 reflection unclear vague imprecise hazy So they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet Him, crying out, “Hosanna! Blessed …

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The Burden of this Cross

Then Jesus told His disciples, “If anyone would come after Me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow Me.   Matthew 16:24 ἀπαρνέομαι aparneomai to forget one’s self lose sight of one’s self and one’s own interests disown, abstain Jesus’ words strike a hard cord in me.  I am called to follow …

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Shamayim

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth.  Genesis 1:1 שָׁמַיִם shamayim heaven, heavens, sky visible heavens, sky as abode of the stars as the visible universe, the sky, atmosphere, etc Heaven: the abode of God, the dwelling place of God On my last post, My Citizenship is in Heaven, I wrote of …

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My Citizenship is in Heaven

Then she gave birth to a son, and Moses named him Gershom, for he said, “I have been a sojourner in a foreign land.”  Exodus 2:22 גָּר ger alien, sojourner, foreigner living in a strange land among strange people; anyone who is not native to a given land or among a given people As a …

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Reading Jesus

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  John 1:1 Matthew Henry said:  “He is the Word speaking from God to us, and to God for us.  John the Baptist was the voice, but Christ the Word: being the Word, He is the Truth, the Amen, the faithful Witness of the mind of God.” That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have …

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O Holy Night

But the people of God will sing a song of joy, like the songs at the holy festivals. You will be filled with joy, as when a flutist leads a group of pilgrims to Jerusalem, the mountain of the LORD— to the Rock of Israel.  Isaiah 30:29 Elizabeth gave a glad cry and exclaimed to …

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Jesus is Our Joy

‘Tis hard to look at this world and see joy at times.  There is so much going on, near us and far away.  It just looks so terrible.  Yet, God sent Jesus to us and for us.  He sent Joy to live in our hearts.  He wants us to be joyful.  As empty vessels, He …

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