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4.3.2020 – A Deeper Understanding

Looking back over 2019, I can honestly say that it was one of the most challenging, uncertain, stressful, living-on-the-edge kind of years for us. 2019 was unlike any other kind of year I have ever experienced in my life. How? In the way 2019 stretched me… In the way it pressed me… 2019 felt like…”being… Read More 4.3.2020 – A Deeper Understanding

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4.1.2020 — “Be Still, Cease Striving, Stop Your Fighting, Calm Down, Be in Awe…”

This morning I simply heard, “Be still…” But this “be still” had a “…” to it. A knowing that something should come after it, that something should follow it. A little later came… “…and remember (see, know, realize, grasp) that I Am God.” This comes from Psalm 46:10, and I love comparing the wording of… Read More 4.1.2020 — “Be Still, Cease Striving, Stop Your Fighting, Calm Down, Be in Awe…”

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3.31.2020 – “Oh, That My People Would Listen to Me”

The Lord keeps bringing Psalm 81 to my attention, and He did again this morning… Psalm 81 English Standard Version Oh, That My People Would Listen to Me 81 Sing aloud to God our strength;    shout for joy to the God of Jacob!2 Raise a song; sound the tambourine,    the sweet lyre with the harp.3 Blow the trumpet at the new moon,    at the full… Read More 3.31.2020 – “Oh, That My People Would Listen to Me”

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3.24.2020 – Change is in the Air

What a strange time we’re living in. It’s a historic time. Imagine all the books and stories and recordings that will come from this moment in time… We’re living it right now. We’re experiencing what will be written about in history books —right now. It’s like we’re finding ourselves suddenly being carried up into a… Read More 3.24.2020 – Change is in the Air

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3.22.2020 – God is in the Midst

“God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved: God shall help her at the dawn of the morning.” – Psalm 46:5 We can trust that God is doing something incredibly amazing in the midst of all the chaos in the world right now. He’s leading us somewhere, He’s taking us into… Read More 3.22.2020 – God is in the Midst

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3.19.2020 – Light in the Darkness

And just like that, it’s the “First Day of Spring”… my, my! ???☀️ The feeling of “dread” of all to do with this virus stuff has about fizzled out within me, and now there is this feeling of excitement, and anticipation, and hope of what God is going do, what He has up His sleeve,… Read More 3.19.2020 – Light in the Darkness

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3.16.2020 – I set my mind on You.

What an interesting time we’ve suddenly found ourselves living in. It’s so easy to get wrapped up, pulled in, and overwhelmed by being surrounded by… fear, the unknown, and in the midst of uncertainty. But God, I want to know what’s on YOUR heart this morning? I want my mind to rest upon You. God,… Read More 3.16.2020 – I set my mind on You.

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3.15.2020 – A Historic Moment in Time

March 15th 2020 has officially been declared a National Day of Prayer –a call to the United States of America to pray for the health of our nation, in this historic and challenging time we’re living in. “In our times of greatest need, Americans have always turned to prayer to help guide us through trials… Read More 3.15.2020 – A Historic Moment in Time

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3.13.2020 – The Opportunity to Live Psalm 91

It seems that “fear” has launched an all-out attack on the whole world right now. I’ve been watching and noticing how fear seems to be growing, and spreading —growing in intensity within the hearts of people all over the world. It’s spreading far beyond the spread of any virus. But I’ve also noticed another side… Read More 3.13.2020 – The Opportunity to Live Psalm 91