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November 25, 2022
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God With Us

I bless you to know The nearness, the “withness,” of God. Receive the ancient promise again: “Behold, The virgin shall […]
November 24, 2022
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A Thanksgiving Blessing

“Oh give Thanks To the Lord, For He is Good, For His steadfast Love Endures forever!” (Psalm 107:1)   It’s […]
November 23, 2022
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Filled with the Spirit

I bless you to “Be filled with the Spirit” (Eph. 5:18) Every head was bowed, Every eye closed, When the […]
November 22, 2022
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Freely Receive the Gifts

I bless you to Freely receive The spiritual Gifts That God so Freely gives! “Now there are varieties Of Gifts…” […]
November 21, 2022
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Hearing from God

I bless your spirit To “… earnestly desire The spiritual gifts, Especially that you may prophesy.” (1 Cor. 14:1)   […]
November 18, 2022
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When You’re Out of Options

Every day for forty years They ate it. The same white, flaky stuff— Day after day. For forty years. They […]
November 17, 2022
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What God Appoints, He Anoints

“Before you were born,” God told Jeremiah, “I appointed you a prophet…” (Jer. 1:5)   The predestined prophet Balked, saying: […]
November 16, 2022
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All Things Through Christ

I bless you to know you “Can do all things Through Him Who strengthens You!” (Philippians 4:13) All things? Really? […]
November 15, 2022
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: Are you serving Jesus or is He serving you?

I bless you to let Jesus serve you, For “the Son of Man Came not to be served but to […]
November 14, 2022
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What is the Secret Source of Most Anger?

May all your misplaced anger Melt in the warmth of authentic grief Over yet met desires In an imperfect world. […]
November 12, 2022
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Why Did Jesus Have So Much Compassion for Sinners?

Feeling frustrated by the folly Of self-centered people?   Have you just about “had it” With the immorality of the […]
November 10, 2022
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The Strange Thing You Might Be Blind To

I bless you to be not blind To the blindness of the world.   Jesus wept over the city That […]
April 25, 2022
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Your Inheritance

I bless you to know today that “The Father … Has qualified you To share In the inheritance Of the […]
March 18, 2022
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True Unity

I bless you today to Look beyond the world’s hate And rivalry And racism And finger-pointing And polarization And … […]
January 6, 2021
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Like Manasseh

May God make you like Manasseh, Like the firstborn son of Joseph Whose name means “I forgot my troubles.”   […]
January 5, 2021
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Adopted and Secure

In Christ, you’re an adopted child, Secure, Forever.   God wants you to be like Ephraim and Manasseh Because, before […]
November 3, 2020
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Political Animosity

You can love and bless a person with whom you totally disagree. We all are facing two elections today. One […]
October 30, 2020
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Generational Blessing

While there may be some sinful patterns passed down from your forebears, there is something much greater that has been […]
October 21, 2020
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God’s Agent of Change

You can’t control people and you can’t make them change, but you can be used by God to help them […]
October 6, 2020
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A Rose for a Rose [Part 1]

Your wounds can be healed! Sometimes, when your offender hasn’t apologized, it’s healing to receive a confession from another person. […]
May 25, 2020
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Remembering

Are you ready for some good news?   When you rehearse God’s presence in the past, you’ll find fresh faith […]
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