Monthly Archives: September 2015

God’s Living and Active Word

For the word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart. Nothing in all creation is hidden … Continue reading

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Meditate on the Word of God

Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Joshua 1:8 I love to watch old movies. I have … Continue reading

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Things that Mask the Word

Still others, like seed sown among thorns, hear the word; but the worries of this life, the deceitfulness of wealth and the desires for other things come in and choke the word, making it unfruitful. Mark4:18-19 Last night my wife … Continue reading

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A Sunset’s Stillness

Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth. The Lord Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress. Psalms 46:10–11 Last night I … Continue reading

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The Marking of the Seasons

And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the sky to separate the day from the night, and let them serve as signs to mark seasons and days and years, and let them be lights in the … Continue reading

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The Heavens Declare His Glory

The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. Psalm 19:1 In the morning and evening I take a walk around the homestead with my three Chihuahuas. They enjoy being outdoors and chasing any … Continue reading

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Creation’s Gift

For everything God created is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving, because it is consecrated by the word of God and prayer. 1 Timothy 4:4–5 In today’s text from the Apostle Paul’s first … Continue reading

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Light in the Darkness

God made two great lights – the greater to govern the day and the lesser to govern the night. He also made the stars. Genesis 1:16 I awoke earlier than usual this morning after a restless night of half sleep … Continue reading

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Walk in Stillness

Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth. The Lord Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress. Psalms 46:10–11 I ordered 12 … Continue reading

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Walk with God

Enoch walked with God; then he was no more, because God took him away. Genesis 5:24 I love the way Genesis records the character of Enoch. In verses 23 and 24 we learn that Enoch walked with God for 300 … Continue reading

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