Tag Archives: peace

Fear: The asthma of life

Asthma is a respiratory condition marked by spasms in the bronchi of the lungs which causes difficulty in breathing. I grew up with this adversary and still occasionally wrestle with it. In my youth, there was no real solution to … Continue reading

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Thankstrusting

There are pumpkins on my porch. There is football on television. These clues tell me that fall has arrived on the calendar, even though the Charlotte weather doesn’t seem to be cooperating. Fall means Thanksgiving. I was reminded of the … Continue reading

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Weave forge tie prepare

God’s word is alive. It will speak directly to you, your situation, your mess. I’ve witnessed it personally. Listen. I woke up this morning under my not-that-uncommon panic, that scratchy dusty threadbare unwanted blanket. Nothing specific, just a general feeling of I’m-not-enough-to-do-all-that-needs-to-be-done. I … Continue reading

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I’ll take door number one, Monty

In the long running game show “Let’s Make a Deal”, contestants are asked to choose the hidden prize behind door number one, two, or three in a popular segment of the program. Due to the original host’s name, this is sometimes called the … Continue reading

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A Genesis week in your life

I grew up a Muberist — my dad was Methodist so he served at the pancake breakfast each year and I participated in the Christmas pageant, my mom was Lutheran so we mostly attended Trinity Lutheran Church in Winfield, KS, … Continue reading

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The forest of your pride

Don’t get tired of doing good. God will bless your small, daily steps of obedience. Look what God says to you through his prophet Isaiah. Yes, weep and grieve until the Spirit is poured down on us from above And … Continue reading

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Your bones will vibrate with life

There is no greater comfort than God’s word. If you are having a rough day, I pray that this passage will give you peace. Trust GOD from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your … Continue reading

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