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To the Praise of His Glory

Ephesians 1:  To the Praise of His Glory He blessed us…He chose us…He adopted us…to the praise of the glory of His grace (v. 6)…so that we might be to the praise of His glory (v. 12)…to the praise of … Continue reading

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An Invitation to Healing

Surely He has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows.  Isaiah 53:4 I began this blog years ago, because God called me to reach out to people who have suffered grief and loss.  The blog has expanded well beyond what … Continue reading

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I See, God Is Good

And God said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee.  Exodus 33:19. So, where is the goodness of God, you tired and despondent soul?  It is right in front of your face!  God personalized this promise for me … Continue reading

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The Power of Darkness

 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of His dear Son, in whom we have redemption through His blood, even the forgiveness of sins.  Colossians 1:12-13 I have known people who … Continue reading

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Moments of Repentance; Years of Restoration

Joel Chapter 2 describes a locust invasion, the likes of which the greatest cinematographers have not yet imagined.  “Sound the alarm!” Joel cries.  The people stand in unspeakable horror and helplessness as innumerable swarms of locusts come from the south.  … Continue reading

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The Trial of the Senses

The Trial of the Senses That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;  (For the life … Continue reading

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Words for Lament

I found this poem a few weeks after my husband died, and it was an incredible comfort to me to read a gut wrenching honest lament.  It is not so spiritual, though there is faith.  It is not strong, because … Continue reading

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