Tag Archives: repentance

A Corporate Prayer for America

Lord, in this season of difficulty and danger, we submit ourselves to you in humiliation, fasting and prayer for our nation.  We acknowledge that the prosperity of our nation is the result of men and women two centuries ago, who … Continue reading

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The Christmas Story

This morning I quoted the Christmas story from Luke 2 as I lay awake waiting for sunrise.  It is the appearance of angels, the wonder of the shepherds, and the announcement of peace on earth.  How different Luke’s view is … Continue reading

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National Confusion

 O Lord, to us belongeth confusion of face, to our kings, to our princes, and to our fathers, because we have sinned against thee.  To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled against him.  Daniel … Continue reading

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Restoring Honor

I have done some stupid things in my lifetime for which I am rightfully ashamed.  Shame is an emotion we tend to rationalize rather than a painful presence that leads us to repentance.  I have heard in Christian song and … Continue reading

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The Fickleness of Honor

In the past few weeks, I have been given several opportunities to serve the Lord, and as timing would have it, during the same interval the tangible results of months of service have come to light.  This has resulted in … Continue reading

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