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Words that make… no words

As much as we’ve been reading through these Old Testament books of the prophets and just wishing they’d soon be done already, this morning something kind of "leaked inside", leaked from the Words into the Heart. You see, when it … Continue reading

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the truth hurts

First you deny it.  Then it begins to sting a little.  Then you realize it’s a foolish, hurt pride, because it’s true–the five other people in the room have noticed it.  They don’t mean it personally, but you take it … Continue reading

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one of those dreams that you can FEEL…

The Mom had SUCH a dream last night!  It kept her feeling sad for a little while after she got up, even though it’s sort of funny… I dreamed that while I was half asleep, I heard noises in the … Continue reading

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fluffy world

This morning, it’s very wet out there, and… fluffy!  The rain has just made it all POP–the leaves and blooms–yay! Did you miss us for 2 days?  We did tell you that The Mom was busy with the kids’ Club … Continue reading

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waiting for a pastor

We hear that there have been 70-odd applications for the pastor position at our church!  That is not, really, a “good thing”.  Our (childish?) “wish” is that one or two could have felt especially called to be our pastor.  This … Continue reading

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Conclusion of testimonial

The three pictures used:  from kindergarten, with his first “professional haircut”, (actually done by his Aunt); from Thanksgiving a couple of years ago, a very typical photo with headphones in place (and presently his userpic); the background, is a view … Continue reading

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the healing of worship

The verse:  “The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man, avails much…” (James 5:16) “Fervent prayer”.  Okay, so you determine, once again, to pray more often.  You have a specific request, which has both a physical side and a spiritual … Continue reading

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God marks the occasion (first part of testimonial)

Tomorrow is a turning point in the life of this family:  we no longer have a “Boy”, but a “Freshman”.  (Classes begin tomorrow.) We called him “Boy”, from the time he was born–we were just so thrilled to have a … Continue reading

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is the rose-colour real?

Some days, you wonder if someone’s been teasing you, and nothing is really as good as it’s seemed.  Maybe you’ve just been trying to see things in the best light, and then you wonder if you’ve been fooling yourself–convinced yourself … Continue reading

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buds & birth

We saved that poem about “it hurts when the buds burst”, that our friend rodluvan shared. It’s true, because you see them coming and you’re just so anxious for them to come–and all that represents: warmer weather, rustling-peace, sweet smells–and … Continue reading

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