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Needless Anxiety…

Read Genesis 33 Focus on verse 4 When God is watching your back – as He was for Jacob – there is really no reason to worry, yet Jacob did, and most of us do the same. God had by … Continue reading

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I wanna be like that…

Read Philippians 4 Focus on verse 5-7 Every once in a while I meet a person who makes me think to myself, “when I grow up – I want to be life that!” It is typically a person who somehow … Continue reading

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The Whole Enchilada…

Read Ephesians 3 Focus on verses 17-19 The Whole Enchilada! Sometimes it is okay to take things piece by piece… like when you have to mow a three acre lot with a push mower, or your boss asks you for … Continue reading

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Finding Rest…

Read Matthew 11 Focus on verse 28-29 How hard it seems for us to find rest in our fast-paced age of progress. Nurses work eight or even twelve-hour shifts and realize at the end of it that they did not … Continue reading

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Anxiety…

Read Matthew 6 Focus on verse 27 If I had a brick for every anxious thought I’ve ever had, I would probably have enough bricks to actually build that imaginary bridge over the dangerous river that I imagined I might … Continue reading

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Stress vs. Apathy…

Read Zechariah 1 Focus on verse 15 Apathy is perhaps one of the most dangerous attitudes a person can develop. It is dangerous partly because it seems innocuous, perhaps even helpful. We convince ourselves that if we don’t care, we’ll … Continue reading

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Joy in the Morning…

Read Psalm 30 Focus on verse 5 Life tends to have some ups and downs no matter where a person finds him or herself in terms of geographic location and/or socio-economic position. In my experience of approximately half a century … Continue reading

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