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Normal Christianity

February 19 “For God is the One working in you both to will and to work according to His good pleasure.” (Philippians 2:13) I have always been a bit of an idealist (okay… a big-time idealist!), especially when it comes … Continue reading

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Psalm Six

February 18 Just a few brief thoughts about today’s Psalm… David is weary and beaten down from worry… and from the constant threat of those who want to end his life. He is also frustrated. Throughout his life, he has … Continue reading

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“Just Right”

February 17 For each of the last two Saturdays, we have been talking about the fine-tuning of our universe necessary to create a proper habitat for life… especially human life. In my research on this topic, I ran across an … Continue reading

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Broken and Ashamed

February 16 There may not be a worst-case scenario to “broken”… than busted. As in caught red-handed. Completely and undeniably guilty. No debate. No recourse. Just busted. It is in that moment when your actions have caused the course of … Continue reading

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Broken… Not Measuring Up

February 15 Have you ever been told that you are not enough? Not big enough. Not old enough. Not young enough. Not pretty enough. Not smart enough. Not assertive enough. Not good enough. Not enough like “one of us…” Daily … Continue reading

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Jesus… Touching the Untouchable

February 13 “A leper came and knelt before (Jesus), saying, “Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean.” Jesus reached out His hand and touched the man. “I am willing,” He said, “be clean.” And immediately his leprosy … Continue reading

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Broken Treasures…

February 12 Back when we were first married, my wife had a collection of Precious Moments figurines. She has always had a soft spot in her heart for those little figures with the teardrop eyes and the Bible-based themes. When … Continue reading

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Fish Tale

February 10 A few years back, my daughter had an earnest desire to buy some fish and keep them in her room. So we got a five gallon bucket (out of the garage), filled it with tap water (because fish … Continue reading

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Praying the Will

February 9 “This is the confidence that we have before Him: If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we already possess … Continue reading

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Praying the Word

February 8 “I am watching over My word to perform it.” (Jeremiah 1:12) While on this topic of prayer, I wanted to share something that I am still learning. I will be really honest, I am not what you would … Continue reading

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