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Category Archives: Inspiration

Jan
11

4 Words to Live By in 2016

If you could choose just a few words to express your goals for 2016, what would they be? As 2015 ended, I spent some time thinking about that question. After a lot of thought and prayer, I wrote down these four words … Continue reading

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Feb
18

The Pastor’s Wife

While sorting through a box of old music that was given to me, I came across this poem.  It has no author attributed, and I have tried in vain to find the original source; however, it was a great encouragement … Continue reading

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Jan
26

Answers & Assurance – A Lesson From the Life of Job

I wrote this several years ago, but have had it on my heart again recently.  I pray that it will be an encouragement to someone today. This morning, my devotions were in Job. As I was reading, Job 19:23-27 spoke … Continue reading

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Dec
23

Have These “Grrrr”-Attitudes Stolen Your Gratitude?

Thanksgiving has come and gone, Christmas is almost here, and if we are not careful, our thankfulness has disappeared quicker than Grandma’s pumpkin pie.  We know we are to be thankful more than one day a year, but it’s easy … Continue reading

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Dec
16

When You Can’t Find the Merry in Christmas

For many years, Christmas was a very difficult holiday for me:  not because I didn’t understand the true meaning of Christmas, or because I wasn’t thankful for the beauty and wonder of the coming of Christ, not because I didn’t … Continue reading

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Nov
14

Have You Thanked God Lately for What He HASN’T Done?

The grace and mercy of God are wonderful things to consider and to experience. God’s grace to us–His giving to us what we do not deserve and could never earn–is beyond expression. As many writers have said, it is amazing. … Continue reading

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Oct
23

I Am Just the Messenger

I am just the messenger.  I have been entrusted with the most valuable and urgent of messages, the Gospel of Jesus Christ. It is not my responsibility to be certain that the recipient likes the message, agrees with the message, … Continue reading

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Sep
22

Monday Musings – Lukewarm is Room Temperature

“So then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spue thee out of my mouth.” (Rev. 3:16) I enjoy having a cup of coffee nearby when I’m writing.  I pour myself a cup of steaming coffee, … Continue reading

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Sep
19

Are You Shining for Jesus?

Frances Ridley Havergal is one of my favorite authors, not only of hymns, but of devotionals as well.  Her writing is full of Scripture, and her testimony of coming to assurance of salvation, and full surrender of herself to Christ, … Continue reading

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May
16

Do You Stink As a Musician?

I am sure you already know that I am a music lover.  As I mentioned in my last post, I am also a coffee lover.  And before I ever want to taste the coffee, I want to smell it.  I … Continue reading

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