A Good Friday

Dear Lord, Thank you. I can’t imagine what it was like to be nailed to a cross after being beaten and whipped and all at the hands of those that you loved.  It’s hard enough imagining just being a witness to it all.  I know it needed to happen and is easier knowing the outcome […]

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But to Serve

“But He was pierced because of our transgressions, crushed because of our iniquities; punishment for our peace was on Him, and we are healed by His wounds.” Isaiah 53:5 HCSB  “And if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead lives in you, then He who raised Christ from the dead will also […]

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Forced Reset

I was sick yesterday.  Well, sick isn’t the right word.  I was under the weather.  But was far enough under the weather to come home from work.  I don’t know if it was a bug or something I ate.  I got home had a light lunch and then went back to bed. And slept…and slept…and […]

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Spirit Mind Body

I am discovering something that intuitively I knew was there, but often was untapped.  I always carry it with me, but only sometimes I had allowed to direct my thoughts, behaviors, and actions.  All too often I tried to take control of my thoughts and my destiny.  Always thinking about what my future should look […]

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I Have No Choice

So I am going to be honest.  I started a devotional for Lent and I got behind on it.   And as I read multiple days to catch up I noticed that while it is not bad, it’s just not my style.  Only about 1 out of every 5 days hit a chord that gets […]

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Ever Vigilant

 “Be on guard! Be alert! You do not know when that time will come.“ Mark 13:33 (NIV) Jesus talks about being vigilant because you won’t know when He will return.  He uses several parables to get the job done.  Brian from the Daily Audio Bible, talked about this when he read about it in the […]

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Routine Routines

There is a danger with some routines.  That danger is that they become, well too routine.  They become mindless things that we just go through the motions to complete.  Now with some routines this is perfectly fine.  My morning routine is one that I have on autopilot, which is exactly its purpose.  To make sure […]

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