Monthly Archives: July 2013

holding back nothing (Ps. 40:10 con’t)

(Updating with a few lost posts, but hopefully I’ve successfully turned off the cross-posting to facebook and lj.) We’ve been talking about how worship is so key–”if worship is weak, missions is weak”, etc. This has always been a favourite … Continue reading

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don’t worship Church…

OK, so the next verses in Psalm 40 are what I could use for my excuse… “I didn’t keep the news of your ways a secret, didn’t keep it to myself. I told it all, how dependable you are, how … Continue reading

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LISTEN FIRST: More Psalm 40 things

So yesterday we noticed how “the world’s a huge stockpile of God-wonders”, and this amazing God just makes you want to DO something for him. Ah, BUT: “Doing something for you, bringing something to you – that’s not what you’re … Continue reading

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“The Last Juror”

John Grisham is laughing at me, saying “haha, I fooled you! I really should have called it The Last ________” (see last line of the book). Because I had the murderer all figured out, but kept thinking “No, it can’t … Continue reading

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Smile, you’re on Candid Camera

Today is the day you’ve been waiting for! Now you can finally get that yard work done, now that it has rained and cooled things off a bit. Relax just a little longer though, while it dries up a little. … Continue reading

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Things always look better in the morning.

Last night was one of those nights. I tossed and turned and could not get to sleep. And you know how all kinds of things go through your mind on such nights. I’ve been reading a lot about the necessity … Continue reading

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Psalm 40 things

“I waited and waited and waited for God. At last he looked; finally he listened. He lifted me out of the ditch, pulled me from deep mud. He stood me up on a solid rock to make sure I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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I have nothing to say. Can you tell?

Everyone is tempted to complain about the heat, I know… just remember the enjoyable things, like swimming, vacation, ice cream! We have such a lovely shady-spot in our back yard. I spent a good part of my day yesterday sitting … Continue reading

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Be creative, be streetwise…

Some things are just so sad…. like the way the Blue Jays have been losing! It’s agonizing, because in some ways they do so well. So why do we keep listening to the games? Because it wouldn’t be summer without … Continue reading

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fix, fix, fix

You couldn’t make this stuff up. So many things have needed fixing, lately! In the space of 24 hours, we were looking up new vehicles, AND new fridges! To start with, before we left on vacation, there was the “few” … Continue reading

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