Tag Archives: God’s will

Holy punctuation!

Never place a period where God has placed a comma. – Gracie Allen comma n. a punctuation mark indicating a pause between parts of a sentence, or dividing items in a list. period n. used at the end of a … Continue reading

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When the wind was anything but low

Ever since I woke up this morning, I’ve been singing, “And the wind was low, and He brought me to the water…,” a Chuck Girard song I quoted last week when I was writing about the Spirit of God. I … Continue reading

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Faith Hall of Fame

Step 8: Are looking closely at the lives of famous men and women of the Bible who turned out to be ordinary sinners like us. If you made a truly honest movie of the Bible, most of the Old Testament … Continue reading

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So how’s that going with your story?

This last weekend, my wife, Marti, attended the baby shower for our daughter-in-law, Elizabeth; we are about to become grandparents for the first time. For one of her gifts, Marti wrote a fairy tale, The Pigeon with the Ruby Collar, … Continue reading

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The world in a plastic bag

I am a man of a few pleasures. I once wrote a song “Simple Pleasures” that outlined some of the simple things I enjoyed in life. One of them I hadn’t realized until lately when it occurred to me how … Continue reading

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Banging doors and barking dogs

I woke up to a storm raging against my windows and doors. First there was the wind; then there was the rain. The wind blew open one of our doors that doesn’t latch properly, and slammed it shut when it … Continue reading

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Who sinned? Who cares?

“As he [Jesus] went along, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, ‘Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?’ ‘Neither…’” said Jesus. (John 9:1-3) We are always trying to play … Continue reading

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