Hope

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. […]
July 29, 2022
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When Love Engulfs Sin

If love engulfs a Multitude of sins, Be swamped and soaked And saturated in The Love of God.   If […]
July 28, 2022

Love, Not Law, Defangs Sin

I bless you that the love of God That “covers a multitude of sins” (1 Peter 4:8) Will fill you […]
July 27, 2022
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Narrow Truth

I bless you today To abide in the truth— To know the truth— “And the truth will Set you free.” […]
February 2, 2022

Ark-Like Power

I bless you To walk in the power Of the Most High God— A power far beyond The weighty, awesome, […]
May 26, 2021
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An Overflow of Hope

“May the God of hope fill you With all joy And peace As your trust in Him, So that you […]
May 5, 2021
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Little By Little

If your spiritual progress feels slow And your victories seem small— GOOD! God gives His people their Promised Lands “Little […]
December 7, 2020
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Let Nothing You Dismay

We need not fear the evils of this world because God, in Jesus Christ, has overcome the world.   Our […]
November 13, 2020
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Oil of Gladness Blessing

God is ready to clothe you with joyful praise.   Today’s blessing is rooted in Isaiah’s prophecy of the soon […]
June 10, 2020
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Humility vs. Worm Theology

Christian humility isn’t self-disparagement; it is self-forgetfulness.   In the opening verses of the second chapter of Philippians, Paul invites […]
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