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Whom have I in heaven but You?

    I am continually with you;     you hold my right hand. You guide me with your counsel,     and afterward you will receive me to glory. Whom have I in heaven but you?     And there is nothing on earth that … Continue reading

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Does it really matter how I talk? (part 3)

So how do I fight the deadly forms of unwholesome talk that proceed from my mouth? First, I remember that the talk that proceeds from my mouth flows out from what’s hidden inside. Whether I talk in ways that build … Continue reading

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Does it really matter how I talk? (part 1)

The Friendly Gossips, Eugene de Blaas A college friend once exhorted me to “learn scripture so you’ll know when you’re sinning against God. His Spirit will use the words to stop you and convict you and help you!” I was … Continue reading

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everyday wonder and worship

Many mornings when I leave the house, head down, running late, thoughts whirring with lists of the duties of the day ahead, I’m stopped in my hurried tracks by the sound of a songbird’s lilting voice from leafy branches. God … Continue reading

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Who’s in charge of life’s random circumstances?

Verses memorized by kids at our church’s Vacation Bible School keep running through my mind. They studied the passage in Acts 17 where Paul stands surrounded by statues to false gods and speaks life-changing truth to the gathered Athenians. He … Continue reading

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