This can be an odd week…

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So, it’s the week of Thanksgiving.  And it’s summer.  And it’s hot.  And the grocer let us know today that frozen turkeys from overseas would be here next week.  After Thanksgiving.  So… do you find yourself missing Pumpkin Pie and Pilgrims?  Do you experience the unique homesickness that happens around the holidays? Looking at my circumstances and feeling […]

It might as well be now…

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“I’ve had enough,” he told the Lord. “Take away my life. I’ve got to die sometime, and it might as well be now.”                                  1 Kings 19:4 (TLB) Have you been discouraged recently?  Has ministry become difficult instead of the […]


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Restoration. The dictionary says it means: a return of something to a former, original, normal, or unimpaired condition. Lamentations 5:21 says: “Restore us to Yourself, O Lord, that we may be restored.” That we may be returned to our original condition. Before sin destroyed us. Just think about that for a moment. Doesn’t your heart […]