Tag Archives: God

higher ground

I don’t know who chose the song. It was probably Debbie. As soon as the song started I knew I needed its words and by the second verse it went straight to my heart to crumble my resistance to what … Continue reading

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a wanna be a giant

     We study the Bible expecting it to make us into a giant of the faith – spiritually stable, ever moving upward, and grounded in victory. Yet, on its ancient pages we read of weak, faltering humans who doubted … Continue reading

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the inexcusable in us

Popular sayings can look cute on our walls at home. I have several on mine. In Pinterest, they can even be dressed up with graphic designs that lead the eye to invite itself to read.  I just wonder if we … Continue reading

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man in the parking lot…the story continues

  It is hard to imagine how Spiritual Gifts can battle each other. But the truth is…they can. The battle can be so intense that the church ends up licking its wounds while the lost look elsewhere for help like … Continue reading

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granddaddy’s glasses

As a child I loved to try out Granddaddy’s glasses.  They made the world bend in ways that turned the furniture and floors into a Dr. Seuss movie.  The floor sagged and table edges pointed toward me in pronounced angles. … Continue reading

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dark hills

Yesterday while I was walking and listening to my MP3 player, I heard a song play that I had not heard in awhile.  It was an old Southern Gospel song from my childhood titled “God Walks the Dark Hills.”  Hearing … Continue reading

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the wally world dog

This is Wally.  Wally’s story is like many others in that he was rescued three years ago.  I did not find him on the side of the road.  I did not find him scrounging for food in my yard.  I … Continue reading

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setting spring free

Today it started. My mind started thinking about Spring. This is a mindful transistion that occurs when I am ready to hand Winter over to the past and press on into Spring. Today is that day. Spring in Lower Alabama … Continue reading

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Hanging on…………….

When we tell someone who is depressed to “hang on” it seems trite and unhelpful and just plain cheesy, but at the same time they are the only words that really sums up what you have to do……you have to … Continue reading

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