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Posts filed under: Spiritual Insight to Life

  Lately I have been preparing for sharing on entering into the Presence of God. That topic has led me to ask myself how do I enter into His presence and stay there? As I read the gospels I am...
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Our Delight and Our Blessing 3/29/17 These last two months I have had the incredible privilege of living with my kids and grandchildren. Lots of work and lots of fun. Caring for my 8 month old grand daughter I have...
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2 Timothy 1:7Amplified Bible (AMP) 7 For God did not give us a spirit of timidity or cowardice or fear, but [He has given us a spirit] of power and of love and of sound judgment and personal discipline [abilities that...
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I used to love the show Extreme Makeover. Taking that which was less than ideal and sometimes a bit of a nightmare and making into a dream come true. My favorite part was when they moved the bus and there...
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Matthew 18:21-35 (AMPC) 21 Then Peter came up to Him and said, Lord, how many times may my brother sin against me and I forgive him and [a]let it go? [As many as] up to seven times? 22 Jesus answered him, I...
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A New Thing for 2017 I love January. It is such a great time to seek the Lord for the “New Thing” He wants to do in my life. God provides us with an amazing picture of what it is...
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In the book, “Run with Horses” by Eugene Peterson, translator of The Message, he writes: “good intentions are worthless if they are not coupled with character development. We don’t become whole persons by merely wanting to become whole, by consulting...
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Psalm 19:14New King James Version (NKJV) Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart Be acceptable in Your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer. This was really a prayer by King David and recently...
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  I try to do SOAP journaling on a regular basis but often get too busy. However today this scripture seemed the perfect vehicle to get back to it. SOAP is an acronym for Scripture, Observation, Application and Prayer. I...
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During the celebration of the advent season I realized that God often reveals Himself in the most ordinary places. Jesus born in a manger, the most ordinary place for a birth. In the natural, a very humble beginning for the...
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