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God’s Ways…not My Ways

For My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways My ways, declares the LORD.   For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are My ways higher than your ways and My thoughts than your thoughts.  Isaiah 55:8-9 Oh, that I would understand and know God’s Ways for my life. דֶּרֶךְ derek  way, journey, …

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There is a Plan

Have these thoughts ever crossed your mind: “Does God even know I am here?”  “Does He care about me, little me?” The great news is that He does know and He cares … all about you…all about me.  And I am not little in His mind.  I am His.  That is what matters.  I am …

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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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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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Ears to Hear

Guard your steps when you go to the house of God.  To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil.  Ecclesiastes 5:1 שָׁמַע shama` to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively, to tell, etc.):— attentively, call …

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Words

Words…words can be beautiful or not so beautiful.  They come in forms which are read or heard, even touched (as Braille).  Words in the public arena these days seem so harsh, hurtful, grievous to those with eyes to see them and ears to hear them.  Yet…the words I am focusing upon are lovely.  I am choosing to live this day in the …

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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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