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The Power of Faithfulness

On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. These women were on a mission. They had prepared themselves, then they waited for the … 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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Until Next Year?

Confession: I was hesitant to have another Bible Read-a-Thon in 2015. But those who participated last year really insisted that we needed to hold the event again. “Okay,” I reasoned, “we can do it, but I will find other people to lead … Continue reading

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Day 9: ON TO THE NEW

The Old Testament ends with a sense of great expectancy. The exiles have returned. The walls of Jerusalem  and temple have been rebuilt. The prophets, while still recounting the sins of Israel and the disgrace of her downfall, are now … Continue reading

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Day 1: AMAZING GOD!

In our first day of Bible reading, we covered Genesis, Job and part of Exodus. The dramatic accounts of Israel’s fathers of faith, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and Joseph, are quite engaging. (It just ‘happened’ that a senior bachelor in our … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Living in the Moment

Every day is gift; that is why we call it ‘the present.’ I like that quote. It reminds me of young children, who live fully in the present. They are ‘concrete’ thinkers. Try asking a two-year-old, for example, what he … Continue reading

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Like a Child: Daddy will Fight for Me

Two young boys were on the playground. Each one wanted to use the swing, so they started quarrelling. What started as a little dispute soon turned into a major power struggle. Each was threatening the other. “My Daddy will come … Continue reading

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