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My Worship Changes Me

Receiving from my good Father today the freedom to come into His presence and to be aware of His pleasure. My pressing into God’s presence is not dependent upon location, circumstances, time, others… truly I am the only one with the power to limit my coming to God with unadulterated worship that overflows with thanksgiving. […]

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When Faith is Tested

Faith apart from the Holy Spirit’s empowerment is wishful thinking. How often do we profess belief in God, but we rely more on the judgment of man? Think on it this way: when the disciples faced the fear of dying at sea and awakened Jesus, did they all consult a meteorologist to determine if they […]

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So I Pray

So many watchmen and women indicate what others sense in this season of America’s story: We are at a crossroads as a nation… For the past eight years I have been more mindful to thank the men and women in uniform, the ones who have put their lives on the line to secure freedom for […]

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100-Day Identity Makeover: Day 46

Day 46 You Are the Habitation of Christ Jesus (2 Corinthians 13:5) Do you ever find yourself relating to God as one who is on the earth and separated from Him who is in heaven? Yet Jesus said He would never leave you nor forsake you. How is Jesus always with me if He is […]

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100-Day Identity Makeover: Day 19

Day 19 You Have Been Granted Peace With God Through Jesus (Romans 5:1)     What does it mean to have peace with God? The word peace in the original language of the text is eirene and it means peace, harmony, tranquility, safety, welfare, health.1 So, these attributes constitute our relationship WITH God, and they […]

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It’s Gotta Be Good!

Remember the band Chicago? I’ve included the link here to their website so that you can get reacquainted with them. When I was in high school, their music was a big hit (think romantic dance songs!), and my parents took some of my friends and me to see them in concert. We got the biggest […]

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Little Bird

Before I get into detail about the little bird in my backyard, take a listen to my friend’s exquisite voice in a lullaby she recently wrote. She entitled the song, “Little Bird.” You can go to the link here. This morning I watched a baby bird hop on the ground in pursuit of its parent, […]

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