Monthly Archives: October 2010

Photos: Rag Picking the Net

This is admittably an eclectic and eccentric collection.  I feel like a ‘rag-picker’, scrounging around to find things that are shiny, and pretty.  Maybe more like a big black crow, hauling  junk away to store on my hard drive.  Baubles … Continue reading

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Victory Over Affliction #4

So we plow on in this miniseries on “Victory in Our Affliction”.    This is part 4. ****  Part 1 is here–http://brokenbelievers.com/2010/09/23/victory-in-the-middle-of-affliction/  Part 2 is here–http://brokenbelievers.com/2010/10/19/more-victory-in-our-affliction/  Part 3 is here–http://brokenbelievers.com/2010/10/26/even-more-victory-in-our-affliction/    Afflictions Help Us Comfort Others “Blessed be the(B) God and … Continue reading

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Even More Victory in Our Affliction

  Reach for the tape  So we plow on in this miniseries on “Victory in Our Affliction”.  This is part 3.  *** Part 1 is here–http://brokenbelievers.com/2010/09/23/victory-in-the-middle-of-affliction/  Part 2 is here–http://brokenbelievers.com/2010/10/19/more-victory-in-our-affliction/ ***** Can Our Pain Produce Anything Good? Our pain tells us … Continue reading

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Disciples Wearing Steadfastness

“The steady discipline of intimate friendship with Jesus results in men becoming like Him.”    Harry Emerson Fosdick   Finally.  A voice of reason and understanding in our quest for to be Christlike.  A very simple dynamic that stresses personal intimacy.  … Continue reading

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Can These Bones Live?

 1Some time later, I felt the LORD’s power take control of me, and his Spirit carried me to a valley full of bones. 2The LORD showed me all around, and everywhere I looked I saw bones that were dried out. … Continue reading

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Polluted Hearts

The gatekeeper opens the gate for him, and the sheep recognize his voice and come to him. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. John 10:3 But God’s strong foundation continues to stand. These words are … Continue reading

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Sunday Photos: A Mish-Mash of Thoughts

 

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