Published January 31st, 2019 by

There was a time I felt a day wasted if I didn’t fill every moment. This broken arm changed all that for me. I have learned that sitting quietly in…

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Published January 30th, 2019 by

I love this poem from my Granny’s papers. “Build for yourself a strong box, fashion each part with care; When it’s strong as your hand can make it, put all…

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Published January 29th, 2019 by

For the first time in years I had a quiet holiday. No frantic shopping, no beastly turkey wrestling, no visiting three homes in one day. This broken arm set me…

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Published January 28th, 2019 by

What is your favorite cartoon character? I still love Arthur and occasionally watch it on a quiet afternoon. Why do we watch these reruns when so many other options of…

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Published January 27th, 2019 by

Nebuchadnezzar, who only knew God through his servant Daniel, said…”It seemed good to me to show the signs and wonders that the Most High God has performed towards me.” (Daniel…

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Published January 26th, 2019 by

God says we can do all things through Christ who strengthens us. (From Philippians 4:13) Then I ask myself why I am still fighting that last ten pounds? It is…

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Published January 25th, 2019 by

When you practice some appetite-denying discipline to better concentrate on God, don’t make a production out of it. It might turn you into a small-time celebrity but it won’t make…

Read More More on Prayer (Part 4)

Published January 24th, 2019 by

“Here’s what I want you to do: Find a quiet, secluded place so you won’t be tempted to role-play before God. Just be there as simply and honestly as you…

Read More The Way of Prayer (Part 3)

Published January 23rd, 2019 by

And when you come before God, don’t turn that into a theatrical production either. All these people making a regular show out of their prayers, hoping for stardom! Do you…

Read More About Prayer and Living (Part 2)

Published January 22nd, 2019 by