Category Archives: God, Worthy of All Praise

And He Shall Lift You Up (Jas 4:10)

My little sister was visiting us last week so I took a little time away from writing to spend with her. During that time I was also contemplating our prayers to the Father, and my attitude about them. I often … Continue reading

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So Run That You May Obtain (1Cor 9:24)

As a young man I was a runner. I didn’t do it for the health benefits or to win races, I did it because I enjoyed running. Running was a way of venting the frustrations of my adolescence, it was … Continue reading

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This Day Have I Begotten Thee (Psalm 2:7)

I will declare the decree: the LORD hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; this day have I begotten thee. (Psa 2:7) Over the last several posts I’ve been working towards this post. The promise to Abraham and the … Continue reading

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I Will Fear No Evil (Psalm 23:4)

I realize that I have been off on a “bunny trail” of sorts, straying from the 2nd Psalm a bit, but there is a very good reason for this. I hope to lay the foundation for what is coming next … Continue reading

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A Worthy Foundation (1Cor 3:11)

One of the things that had me pondering vanity this year was the number of friends and relatives that I hold dear who have been having a hard look at their own mortality. So far, though many have been gravely … Continue reading

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A Kingdom Within You. (Psalm 2:6)

When I was a boy I would ride across Lake Michigan on the car ferries. One of my friends and I would cross over for the 6 hour trip to Wisconsin and return. Since both of us had relatives who … Continue reading

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Two Gardens, Two Tree’s (Luke 22:42)

I had an experience this week that put me in mind of Jesus’s experience in the Garden of Gethsemane, a sleepless night where I needed to decide to lay aside a burden and let my reputation take a blow without … Continue reading

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