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Photos of children needed

Calling all photographers, moms and dads, lovers of children and lovers of all things inspirational: I am in need of photos of children that can be used to illustrate the theme “Child-Like Faith”. Just about any picture of a child-in-action … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Learning How to Think

Each one of us has a unique way of looking at the world. We call this our belief system, or worldview. People are known to have a secular or Christian worldview, an African or Western worldview, and perhaps a modern … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Who Daddy Says I Am

Knowing who I am in Christ seems to be a really big deal in Christendom these days. I am not sure why it is so hard to convince us, but many of us apparently have a chronic identity crisis and … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Hold on Tight

I was blessed to cuddle with a precious 4-month old baby this evening. The temperatures were cool, so I was holding her closely — face to face. Ha! I was painfully reminded why I chopped off my long hair soon after … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Can be “Sent”

Children do not mind being “used” to do just about anything. We know that, and we make use of them. “Can you bring my jacket over here?” “Go take this to the kitchen.” “Tell your Dad that I’m ready.” Whatever … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Growing Up

Yes, we finished the “Like a Child” posts last year. . . . but I have a few more to add. Permission granted? Thanks. We already know that being an adult is not all that it is ‘cracked up’ to be. … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Quite a Journey~

Ooooh my goodness. When I started the “Like a Child” series exactly one year ago, I had no idea it would have so many posts. This has been quite a learning experience for me! Several of you have commented on … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Humble

It would seem incorrect to conclude this series on “Like a Child” without talking about humility, since “humbling oneself like a child” is specifically identified by Jesus as a key to the Kingdom. Humility. This virtue has often eluded me. … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Receive the Kingdom

This morning my Bible reading took me to Mark 10. It was one of those times when something ‘hits’ afresh. “I tell you the truth, anyone who does not receive the Kingdom of God like a little child will never … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Not Ashamed

“The man and his wife were both naked, and they felt no shame.” This is the last verse in Genesis chapter two, before the infamous “fall” of Genesis chapter three. They felt no shame. Shame is a despicable emotion. Shame … Continue reading

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