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February 8, 2024
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A Good Mystery

The mystery Has been made known To you In Christ. (Eph 1:9) Let’s be clear, This isn’t a whodunnit. You […]
February 7, 2024
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Draw Near to God

You’re near to God. An insider. Up close. Secret access. Paul says it plainly: “In Christ, you who once Were […]
February 6, 2024
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No Worries!

No worries! It isn’t a figure of speech— It’s a promise, A real possibility. When Jesus said “Do not be […]
February 5, 2024
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A Blessing for the Exiles

May your spiritual eyes Be unimpressed with Babylon, Child of God— You are designed to be dazzled By your Creator, […]
February 2, 2024
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Unashamed of the Gospel

I bless you to be “Not ashamed of the Gospel, For it is the power of God For salvation to […]
February 1, 2024
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A Citizen of Heaven

I bless you today To enjoy your “Citizenship in heaven.” (Philippians 3:20) In Paul’s words, “Our citizenship is in heaven […]
January 31, 2024
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Let There Be Light

Let there be light. Into any gray place of confusion… Into any shadowy place of despair… Into any darkened place […]
January 30, 2024
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The Elijah Blessing

There is the sound of the rushing of rain— May your ears be blessed to hear it. There is a […]
January 29, 2024
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A Blessing to Destroy Idols

I bless you to rid yourself Of every idol, That you be shamed No more. “Every goldsmith is Shame by […]
January 26, 2024
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God, Our Fortress

“The Lord is your rock And your fortress And your deliverer, Your God, Your rock, In whom you take refuge, […]
January 25, 2024
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Manna From Heaven

“Behold, I am about to rain bread From heaven For you.” With those words of the Lord to His people […]
January 24, 2024
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Your True Ark of the Covenant

I bless you today To know and experience The fullness of God’s Purity, Presence, Peace and Power— All that once […]
January 8, 2024
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You’re In His Hands

Join Jeremiah At the Potter’s house And watch the Artist At His wheel. Ordinary clay— Some moistened dirt— Whirling about […]
January 4, 2024
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A Blessing to Stay New

I bless your spirit To rejoice in the New that doesn’t Get old. When the ball Has dropped And the […]
January 3, 2024
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Something Better Than Forgiveness

“Who shall bring Any charge against [you]?” (Romans 8:33).   You are more than forgiven. You are more than free. […]
December 28, 2023
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Run to Jesus

After the feasts, And festivities, It feels like time for a nap. Most of the time, Life chugs too fast, […]
December 12, 2023
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A Blessing for the Impossible

“How …?” Lips quivering, Eyes squinting, The teenaged girl Queries the resplendent creature. “How can this be?”, Mary needs an […]
December 6, 2023
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When You’re in the Wilderness

God can transform Your wilderness.   “The burning sand Shall become a pool, And the thirsty ground Springs of water.” […]
November 14, 2023
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They Shall Come Back

Someone you love away from God? Someone you cherish trapped in Babylon? I bless you to lay claim To Jeremiah’s […]
October 26, 2023
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Unfazed by the Fire

“Beloved, Do not be surprised At the fiery trial When it comes upon you to test you As though something […]
October 10, 2023
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Headed Home

When the younger brother Who’d abased himself in a faraway land Decided to go home He crafted a repentance speech: […]
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