Monthly Archives: July 2011

CCM Classic Focus on Bob Ayala

Blinded in his youth, Bob Ayala began performing in 1969 at The Salt Company, a Christian coffeehouse in Los Angeles, CA. He released his first album in 1976 and was also voted Best New Artist that year by CCM readers. … Continue reading

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Getting Fixed

“I, I am he who blots out your transgressions for my own sake, and I will not remember your sins.” Isaiah 43:25, ESV We have a hard time forgiving ourselves from our sins; and ironically the Lord has a hard … Continue reading

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800!

We just connected with a strategic point.  We have produced 800 posts!  This is an amazing thing, and it shows that this site is not going away.  We have come to this place by the Father’s watchfulness. 800 posts is … Continue reading

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Be the Lord of My Past

“Lord of the Past,” Lyrics by Bob Bennett To listen, please check out our Broken Believers Music Index at: https://brokenbelievers.com/classic-christian-music-index/ Every harsh word spoken Every promise ever broken to me Total recall of data in the memory Every tear that … Continue reading

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Putting it Under a Microscope

Within our walks, as we attempt to follow Jesus, we need to be seriously evaluating our hearts–and the issues that affect them. If we make a short list, but the make-up would probably be justification, sanctification, glorification and deliverance. Of … Continue reading

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Three Paintings You May Like, (Maybe)

Copy of Van Gogh’s “Starry Night“, done in Acrylics (but should’ve been done in Oils.)  This hangs in a non-profit org. here in Homer, Alaska.    My favorite, out of everything I have done. “Jesus, with His crown of thorns” … Continue reading

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CCM Spotlight on Bob Bennett

“Lord, of the Past” Bob Bennett makes superb music, which simply brings us into a wonderful place.  This song in particular, ignites something inside, and brings us to a side of the cross, that somehow we’ve not yet seen.  I really hope … Continue reading

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