Tag Archives: God

C.S. Lewis Quotes

While I’ve never been able to read Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis cover to cover (my failing, not C.S. Lewis’s), I have great respect and appreciation for his thoughtful writing. Not sure I could pick a top 3 from this list. … Continue reading

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Love your Neighbor – Romans 13:8-14

My bible reading today included the verses below from Roman.  Great verses – encouraging words to help me press on – thankful and content. Romans 13:8-14The Message (MSG) 8-10 Don’t run up debts, except for the huge debt of love you owe … Continue reading

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“But God” in the New Testament

Today’s Sermon was titled “But God”.  The paster mentioned “But God” was said over 60 times in the bible. I’ve just read the instances of “but God” in the New Testament.  It was a good exercise for me.  Here are … Continue reading

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Never walk away – Proverbs 3:21-26

Found this Proverbs helpful, as I strive to be a little more in the “present” every day. #GCTOGOD Proverbs 3:21-26 The Message (MSG) Never Walk Away 21-26 Dear friend, guard Clear Thinking and Common Sense with your life;     don’t for a minute lose sight … Continue reading

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Reading Psalm 85, 86, then 87-93, then Psalm 94

One week ago today, I was sitting at a picnic table waiting for my son to meet me.  I had decided I was going to read Psalms start to finish.  The wind; however, was strong and finding Psalm 1 seemed … Continue reading

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Giving thanks to God

Was feeling Thankful this evening and found some nice verses.  My prayer today is a thank you to God, for the opportunity to learn about his grace, love and forgiveness. 1 Corinthians 1:4 [ Thanksgiving ] I always thank my God for … Continue reading

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Forgiveness from God, forgiving others, being forgiven

In my post yesterday I spoke of confession, today I focus on forgiveness.  This is a link to a huge number of verses.  Here are several verses that gave me great comfort and direction today as I thank God for … Continue reading

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Confession

When life is troubled, confession is a good way to go.  A friend emailed me these verse earlier this week. James 5:16 Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The … Continue reading

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Bible verses about fasting

Here are a few bible verses about fasting. Matthew 6:16-18 (NIV) Fasting 16 “When you fast, do not look somber as the hypocrites do, for they disfigure their faces to show others they are fasting. Truly I tell you, they have received … Continue reading

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Being Careful

Saturday morning, on the way to a meeting, a taxi driver lost control of his car and spun in a circle. If I would have been there 10 seconds earlier I would have crashed in to him. If i would … Continue reading

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