Category Archives: Peace

Book Report: Undaunted, by Josh McDowell with Cristobal Krusen

Yesterday I finished reading Josh McDowell’s autobiography.  It is another beautiful picture of God’s handiwork.  God masterfully grabbed hold of the loose and seemingly unusable threads of this man’s life that had been stained with the trauma, shame and bitterness arising from physical and sexual … Continue reading

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Sick and Tired, again

I am as sick today as I was this day 17 years ago.  Unlike today however, I didn’t have the luxury to curl up in my flannel sheets for the entire day to rest, as the next day would be my wedding … Continue reading

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No Exclusions Apply

‘Some Exclusions Apply’ is a common enough disclaimer that whenever I get a really good coupon for something, I immediately go to the extremely small print at the bottom to see all the things to which the coupon cannot be applied.  Sometimes … Continue reading

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“Yesterday”… for tomorrow

[I lovingly and with promised hope by God offer this entry from “My Utmost for His Highest” written and compiled by Mr. and Mrs. Oswald Chambers. I pray that if you find the idea of a new year daunting and … Continue reading

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Manna- Be still my soul

“Be still my soul!  The Lord is on thy side; bear patiently the cross of grief or pain; leave to thy God to order and provide; in every change He faithful will remain.  Be still, my soul!  Thy best, thy … Continue reading

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