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Time Alone

“It is in silence that God is known, and through mysteries that He declares Himself.” Robert Hugh Benson   In the middle of my quiet time with the Lord, He nudged me to go sit out on the deck and … Continue reading

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Responsibility

“What difference does it make to you what someone else becomes, or says, or does? You do not need to answer for others, only for yourself.” Thomas a Kempis Since responsibility is my number one strength, it’s easy for me … Continue reading

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I’ve Got This!

“You have made us for yourself, and our hearts are restless till they find their rest in you.” St. Augustine of Hippo With the holidays right around the corner, our hearts may start singing, “Tis the season to be anxious, … Continue reading

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Can You Hear Me Now? Part Four: Confirmation

  “Anything that doesn’t reflect the character of God is not a message from Him.” Priscilla Shirer We hear God’s voice more often than we realize. If I’m not careful I will miss His gentle nudge, mistaking it for me. … Continue reading

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How to Become Fearless in a Fearful World

  “Anxiety is the natural result when our hopes are centered on anything short of God.” Billy Graham Anxiety is on the increase and the times we live in today encourages insecurity. So how can we rise above our fear … Continue reading

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Stillness

  “I cannot be the man I should be without times of quietness. Stillness is an essential part of growing deeper.” Charles R. Swindoll My family and I went on a short-term mission trip to Kenya, the summer of 1992. … Continue reading

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Repentance

  “Of all the acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.” Thomas Carlyle House cleaning is therapeutic. Most of my life I haven’t really enjoyed cleaning but last … Continue reading

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