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Breathtaking sunsets Misty Mountains Azure waters Luminescence dancing about forest floors Falls crashing among Icelandic green Skies burning with purple and golden orange Then sings my soul, my Saviour God, to Thee: How great Thou art, how great Thou art! … Continue reading
“There is not one blade of grass, there is no color in this world that is not intended to make us rejoice.” (John Calvin, 1509-1564) Lush, green blades of grass. Blaze-orange and apple-red autumn leaves. Colors. All colors. Given for … Continue reading
As a follow-up to “What to do when my heart grows cold,” I want to give a more specific “how to” template. That post exhorted us to reach for our Bible and meditate on a section of scripture when we … Continue reading
How sweet the Name of Jesus sounds In a believer’s ear! It soothes his sorrows, heals his wounds, And drives away his fear. It makes the wounded spirit whole, And calms the troubled breast; ’Tis manna to the hungry soul, … Continue reading
“How can we turn our knowledge about God into knowledge of God? The rule for doing this is simple but demanding. It is that we turn each truth that we learn about God into matter for meditation before God, leading … Continue reading
When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude. (G.K. Chesterton) Jesus went without comfort so that you might have it. He postponed joy so that you might share … Continue reading