Monthly Archives: June 2010

Disappointment with God – Dealing With It

“Though he slay me I will trust him.” Job 13:15 There’s a wide range of disappointment in our lives. Disappointment ranges from¬†minor daily¬†irritations and let downs to deep griefs that never really heal due to the death of loved ones … Continue reading

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Divine Relocation

Genesis 12:1-4 From the time of Abraham forward, God often removes his people from the place of familiarity and comfort to places of unfamiliarity and discomfort. He dislocates them so that they do not attempt self-sufficiency. We can call it … Continue reading

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Four Sources of Peace

“Finally, I want to teach you the way of peace and true liberty. There are four things you must do. First, strive to do another’s will rather than your own. Second, choose always to have less than more. Third, seek … Continue reading

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All things bright and beautiful

Hello, my computer is down so I have to repost something I wrote in May because it is nearly impossible to see what I am writing. As soon as it is up and running again, I will resume. Thank you … Continue reading

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When God Acts and Directs Us

“For my thoughts are higher than your thoughts, my ways higher than your ways.” Isaiah 55:8

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