Category Archives: thankfulness

July 20, 2016 “Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! For the Lord is good;  his steadfast love endures forever, and his faithfulness to all generations.” Psalm 100:4-5 English Standard God has opened a way of life through Jesus that … Continue reading

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Starting fresh …

April 28, 2016 “I lift you high in praise, my God, O my King!  and I’ll bless your name into eternity. I’ll bless you every day, and keep it up from now to eternity. God is magnificent; he can never be praised enough. There are … Continue reading

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But first …

April 15, 2016 “Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and he will give you everything you need.” Matt. 6:33 NLT Jesus described life with Him as consuming every area of your life. If you’re following … Continue reading

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Let every detail … whatever ..

February 11, 2016 “Let every detail in your lives – words, actions, whatever – be done in the name of the Master, Jesus, thanking God the Father every step of the way.” Colossians 3:17 MSG An old English Major spent … Continue reading

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A Way of Life … Thankfulness

November 27/28 “Give thanks to The Lord, for He is good. For His lovingkindness is everlasting.” Psalm 136:1 New American Standard Thanksgiving is a way of life. It is a response to who God is .. what He has done … Continue reading

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The Gift …

May 15, 2012 “Out of sheer generosity he put us in right standing with himself. A pure gift. He got us out of the mess we’re in and restored us to where he always wanted us to be. And he … Continue reading

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The Never Quitting Slate Cleaner

October 11, 2011 “Thank God! He deserves your thanks. His love never quits. Thank the God of all gods. His love never quits. Thank the Lord of all lords. His love never quits.” Psalm 136:1-3 The Message God is a … Continue reading

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When does Life begin …?

September 13, 2011 “Oh yes, you shaped me first inside and out; you formed me in my mother’s womb. I thank you, High God — you’re breathtaking! Body and soul, I am marvelously made! I worship in adoration — what … Continue reading

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September 1, 2011 “Pray diligently. Stay alert, with your eyes wide open in gratitude. Don’t forget to pray for us, that God will open doors for telling the mystery of Christ, even while I’m locked up in this jail. Pray … Continue reading

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Just plain living …

August 23, 2011 “Arriving at a quiet place, he sat down and taught his climbing companions(disciples). This is what he said: “You’re blessed when you’re at the end of your rope. With less of you there is more of God … Continue reading

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