Monthly Archives: January 2011

God is God ALL the Time

I heard a quote the other day.  It was – “God is God all the time”.  My mother often says something very similar, “Either God is who He says He is, or He isn’t.” This is something we as Christians … Continue reading

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Injustice

Being a Christian doesn’t exempt us or those we love from being hurt by others.  It is so easy for us to turn to criticism, bitterness and spite, allowing words of anger to spill out of our mouths.  This can … Continue reading

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Stand By Me (featuring Tim Duncan)

I’m not a person that usually minds change.  I like to change my furniture around, change the color and decor in the rooms in my house (when I can afford it), I like to try new dishes (I’m always looking … Continue reading

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The Greatness of Christ

Philippians 1:20 (New Century Version) “I expect and hope that I will not fail Christ in anything but that I will have the courage now, as always, to show the greatness of Christ in my life here on earth, whether … Continue reading

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What Does Conviction Really Mean?

I often hear people say that they heard a sermon and it really convicted them.  When we think of the word convict (or conviction of sin) we tend to equate conviction with guilt.    In Bible study the other night our … Continue reading

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The Old Account Was Settled Long Ago

As I was cooking supper tonight I had a Cathedrals CD playing.  The song “The Old Account was Settled Long Ago” (by Frank M. Graham) came on.  It’s a song I’ve heard hundreds of times, but the chorus really stuck … Continue reading

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“We’ll Never Know”

Our past is behind us.  We shouldn’t spend time reliving it, wishing things had been different or beating ourselves up for the mistakes we have made. My favorite scene in “Prince Caspian” is a beautiful illustration of this.  Lucy and … Continue reading

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