Category Archives: Promises

Book Review: Lineage of Grace by Francine Rivers

It took me awhile but I finished the compilation of Francine Rivers’ stories of 5 women from the Bible titled A Lineage of Grace. It’s not a small book, but it read fast. The stories brought into light the lives of Tamar, Rahab, Ruth, Bathsheba and Mary, … Continue reading

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The Lord your God Himself fights for you

“And the Lord said to me, See, I have begun to give Sihon and his land over to you.  Begin to possess it, that you may inherit his land.  Then Sihon and all his people came out against us to … Continue reading

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God is with you… in the dark places

Three different times I begged God to make me well again. Each time he said, “No. But I am with you; that is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” Now I am glad to boast about how weak … 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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Truth: God gives us our desires

Psalms 37:4  “Delight yourself in the Lord; and He will give you the desires of your heart.”  Or another way to say it is… grow close to the Lord and He will show you and impress in you what is truly … Continue reading

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The Truth of who I am

In this world I am mostly labeled by what I’ve done, whether good or bad, and for the most part that is what I’ve believed about myself.  I don’t know about you, but for me it’s easier to believe the bad … Continue reading

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Our Personal Designer

This past week I flipped on the TV to provide some noise as I was cooking.  For lack of something more interesting, I started to watch ‘My Fair Wedding’.  The premise of this show is for the wedding designer to breathe life … Continue reading

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