Monthly Archives: September 2011

God Keeps Your Tears in a Bottle

I have cried many tears in my life. If you have never cried, you can stop reading right now. But if you have shed tears for yourself or for others, or if like me you have shed some without even … Continue reading

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To Be Despised by All, but God

I’m working my way through Ezekiel in the Old Testament, and before that I was reading Jeremiah. These are challenging books to read and to apply to our daily lives. Here and there is a nugget with direct – and … Continue reading

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Explaining the Levels of Discipleship

And anyone who does not carry his cross and follow me cannot be my disciple. (Luke 14:27 NIV) There are various people in the world back in Jesus’ day as there are today. There were sometimes vast crowds (“multitude” In … Continue reading

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Internet Funnies: Muppets in Trouble

In 40 seasons, Sesame Street has featured over 1,000 characters. Although we’ll always have mainstays like Big Bird, Elmo, Bert and Ernie, many Muppets have been forgotten or deemed unnecessary. Here are a few Sesame Street residents who were evicted, … Continue reading

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A Taste of a Poem

  by Linda Kruschke Darkness to Light – A Poem I have been challenged us to stop hiding behind the masquerade of a perfect life, and share our struggles so that others might benefit from our journey with God. Then … Continue reading

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I Guess It’s Time for Meds: Funny Pic

  Just a little something to lighten your day.  Hope all is well and if you’d like prayer for anything please let me know.   Related articles Prayer Request (sharinhislove.wordpress.com)

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Managing God: We Insist on Quality!

God’s Quality Management Questionnaire God would like to thank you for your belief and patronage. In order to better serve your needs, He asks that you take a few moments to answer the following questions. Please keep in mind that … Continue reading

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