Blessing

September 29, 2022
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The Power of Looking at Lilies

I bless you to look long At little, unworried things, Like lilies And sparrows.   “Look at the birds of […]
September 28, 2022
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The Elect Exiles

I bless you today as an “Elect exile….” (1 Peter 1:1) That’s how Peter addresses His first century readers And […]
September 27, 2022

When Narrow is Wide

I bless you to enter By the narrow gate That leads to Life. You need not Be deceived Or tantalized […]
September 26, 2022

We have a Perfect Ark

I bless you today To know and experience The fullness of God’s Purity, Presence, Peace and Power— All that once […]
September 23, 2022
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Why Does Superman Take the Elevator?

“Why does Spiderman Ride the school bus?” My friend’s son asked. “Why doesn’t he just Web-swing his way to school?” […]
September 22, 2022
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A Blessing for All the Narnian Royalty

Your condition on earth might change, But your position in Christ never will. You’re like the heroes of Narnia— Peter, […]
September 21, 2022
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Wear the Robe your Father Gives You

I bless you to Wear the robe your father gives you.   When Jacob played favorites And gave his youngest […]
September 20, 2022
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A Blessing for the Dreams from God

May your God dreams never die.   May the inspired visions, The deep, God-given knowings, The Spirit-induced yearnings, Live in […]
September 19, 2022
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A Blessing to Accept your Throne

Joseph’s most spectacular step Of bold, ridiculous faith, Might not have been when he dreamed As a young man Or […]
September 16, 2022
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A Blessing for the Humility that Leads to Honor

May the weak times, The humbling times, The hard times, Be, for you, The gateway to honor.   “Humility comes […]
September 15, 2022
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A Blessing for the Fruit of the Spirit

 I bless The fruit of the Spirit In you To grow And flourish With spring-like spontaneity. Love. Joy. Peace. Patience. […]
September 14, 2022
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A Blessing to Rejoice When Mistreated

I bless you to rejoice When you don’t fit into the world’s mold, When you are misunderstood And even mistreated. […]
September 13, 2022
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Loving the Unseen One

Receive the words from 1 Peter 1:8: “Though you have not seen him, You love him. Though you do not […]
September 10, 2022
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Where is the Lamb?

Isaac was confused As he hiked up Mt. Moriah, “Behold, the fire and the wood, But where is the lamb?” […]
September 8, 2022
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God is in Your Future

Listen. What’s that sound?   Listen, Abraham, Can you hear it?   Look up, Abraham.   “And Abraham lifted up […]
August 12, 2022
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A Blessing to Rejoice Amidst Suffering

I bless you to “Rejoice insofar as You share Christ’s sufferings” (1 Peter 4:13, ESV).   May God’s grace Grow […]
June 15, 2022

Forget YOLO

Child of God, You are going to live forever In a new heaven and a new earth.   While the […]
May 31, 2022
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A Blessing to Reject False Gods

I bless your spiritual eyes To recognize The “gods who did not make The heavens and the earth.” (Jer. 10:11) […]
May 18, 2022
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A Clear View

I bless you To be “full of eyes In front and behind.” (Rev. 4:6)   Like the four living creatures […]
April 14, 2022
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The Only Good Kind of Disbelief

There’s only one kind of disbelief That God might like … a little. Only one kind of disbelief That I […]
April 12, 2022
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The Blame Game

It’s a bold blessing to give you, A bold claim to believe:   You’re blameless In Christ.   Don’t blame […]
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