Be Careful How You Walk

Be Careful How You Walk

Ephesians 5:1-2 in the New King James Version says “Therefore be Imitators of God as dear children. And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma.” Other versions of the Bible use...
Be Careful How You Walk

Be Imitators of God

From the time I was a baby, I have been fascinated by the piano.  One of the best baby pictures of me is of me sitting on a blanket on the lawn in front of a toy piano. When I was about 4-5 my parents would tune into a radio program (before the days of TV!!) on Sunday...
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Light versus Darkness

My husband and I, along with our children, lived in Holland for four years, doing ministry with Dutch-Indonesian people.  We had only been in Holland for seven months when our third son, Teddy, was born.  During our first summer in Holland, we took a trip to Austria...
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No Missing Pieces

One of the things some people like to do, especially during this time of social distancing and isolation, is to put together jigsaw puzzles.  There is nothing more frustrating that to get the whole puzzle put together and find that there is a piece missing –...
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Humble Yourself

Have you ever met a person who obviously had an exalted opinion of themselves?  How did it make you feel? I can remember one such occasion in my life.  A couple was trying to get us involved in a commercial endeavor.  They came to our home and spent the night.  I felt...
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I will not be shaken

Psalm 16:8: “I know the Lord is always with me, I will not be shaken.” NLT There are many places in Scripture that give encouragement in the face of difficulties or difficult times.  The Psalms are full of encouragement while acknowledging difficult times.  David...